Vizag Land Scam: Apparently coming under the mounting pressure from opposition parties, AP chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu constituted SIT (Special Investigation Team) and ordered a probe into the infamous multi-crore land scam in Visakhapatnam.
Senior most IPS official Vineet Brijlal will lead the SIT team. In the preliminary investigation, It is confirmed that nearly 275 acres of government land have encroached in the land scam in the heart of Port City Visakhapatnam. some influential persons in collusion with the officials tampered the revenue records and gobbled up the lands.
Police already booked cases against three persons, AP DGP Sambasiva Rao said all the accused will be brought to booked. Steps were already taken to protect the lands from illegal occupation.
Meanwhile, YSR Congress party president YS Jagan Mohan Reddy already announced to stage a Maha Dharna in Visakhapatnam on June 22 to expose Naidu government’s soft stand in taking action against influential persons involved in the scam. All the YSR Congress leaders from North Coastal Andhra will join the day-long dharna.