Andhra Pradesh High Court, on the 16th of September, issued a stay order on Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe Amaravati land irregularities.
The Andhra Pradesh HC, issued interim orders putting a stay order on SIT without further action on the formation of the cabinet sub-committee.
According to the issued orders no inquiries would be made until further orders on Amaravati land scam.
Recently, after alleging the former Telugu Desam Party (TDP) Government of land scams in Amaravati, the Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy led Government ordered to form a SIT and investigate the matter. The SIT was set up to exercise powers to investigate and file chargesheet on irregularities in the previous government. The SIT was empowered to investigate and file cases on the contents of the report given by the Cabinet Sub-Committee on past government decisions.
However, the TDP leaders Varla Ramaiah and Mr. Raja filed a petition in the AP High Court challenging the formation of the SIT. The High Court, which heard the case, reserved full judgment and issued interim orders.
The Jagan Mohan Reddy government constituted SIT headed by senior IPS officer Kolli Raghuramireddy along with ten members to investigate irregularities in the last Chandrababu Government.
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