Anakapalli MLA Accused of Land Grab
Visakhapatnam: Two women have on Friday filed a case against Anakapalli TDP MLA, Govinda Satyanarayana, for harassing them and trying to grab their land.
One of the two, Adambi, who runs a small business at Pendurthi junction, had taken a loan of Rs. 2 lakh from a local financier in 2015. She has now charged the financier of forging documents and trying to grab her house, apart from a plot, with the help of the MLA. The plot and the house are in Survey No. 234/5B.
Adambi has alleged that she and her cousin were picked up by a gang owing allegiance to the MLA and beaten up severely. When contacted, police said they are investigating into the matter.
It may be recalled that there was a sensational land scam involving about 1,000 acres near Madhurwada and Kommadi areas of Vizag, with alleged tampering of records. The State Government has ordered an enquiry by a Special Investigation Team (SIT), but the Opposition YSRCP is demanding a CBI probe into the issue.
YSRCP has alleged that TDP leaders, including ministers, are involved in grabbing of lands in and around Vizag in what the party called a�?one of the biggest land scams of the country:a�?