Telangana’s high cop has been suspended for assembly Telangana Congress chief Revanth Reddy immediately whereas votes for the meeting polls had been being counted, sources within the election fee mentioned. Telangana Director Basic of Police Anjani Kumar and two different senior police officers have been requested to submit a proof for the alleged violation of mannequin code of conduct.
Anjani Kumar and different police officers had gone to fulfill Mr Reddy at his residence in Hyderabad earlier immediately. Pictures of the highest cop handing a bouquet to the Congress chief have gone viral on social media.
The DGP opting to fulfill one of many candidates was a transparent indication of mala fide intention of looking for favour, sources mentioned.
The Congress registered a complete victory and stopped the Bharat Rashtra Samithi (BRS) from getting a 3rd consecutive time period.
The Telangana Rashtra Samithi, now renamed Bharat Rashtra Samithi, had spearheaded Telangana’s statehood motion and loved unwavering help for a decade for the reason that state was carved out of Andhra Pradesh in 2014.
The Congress, using on its mammoth victory in Karnataka, is forward in 64 of the 119 seats – previous the magic quantity. BRS is main in 40 seats.
Within the three different states the place outcomes had been declared immediately – Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh – the BJP reigned supreme.