The Bangalore Metropolitan Task Force (BMTF) has summoned Mayor D. Venkatesh Murthy in connection with his acquiring government land claiming to be a landless labourer. According to sources, the task force has asked the Mayor to appear in person Tuesday morning. Mr. Murthy allegedly made the false claims to get 8 acres of land at Somanahalli in Uttarahalli hobli. Only landless farm labourers are entitled to the bagair hukum grazing land.

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