HDK meets Governor for CBI takeover of Prajwal probe

Kumaraswamy asked Governor to seek DK Shivakumar’s ouster from cabinet, accusing CM Siddaramaiah and his deputy of interfering in SIT probe.

BySouth First Desk

Published May 09, 2024 | 10:00 PMUpdatedMay 09, 2024 | 10:00 PM

HD Kumaraswamy handing over the JD(S) petition to the Governor.

Former Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy on Thursday, 9 May, alleged the SIT probing the sexual abuse charges against Prajwal Revanna, was “losing track”. He and JD(S) leaders submitted a memorandum to Karnataka Governor Thaawarchand Gehlot seeking a CBI probe. Kumaraswamy demanded the ouster of Deputy CM DK Shivakumar’s ouster from the cabinet, accusing him and CM Siddaramaiah of interference.

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