HC stays cases against BBMP officials

The Karnataka High Court on Friday stayed further proceedings against five engineers of the Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike in connection with the criminal case registered against them by the Bangalore Metropolitan Task Force. Justice H.N. Nagmohan Das passed the interim orders on petitions filed by J.D. Jayaram, Assistant Executive Engineer (AEE), Chamarajpet division; Narendra kumar, Assistant Engineer, BBMP Head Office; M. Rajanna, AEE, Yelahanka sub-division; K.N. Yadukrishna AEE, Yelahanka sub-division; and K. Roopesh, AEE (Major Roads-South division), who said BMTF had no powers to initiate action against them.

The engineers were booked under various provisions of the Karnataka Municipal Corporation Act and Indian Penal Code for allegedly failing to discharge their duties.

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