Revanth Reddy Released from Cherlapally central prison
Telangana TDP MLA Revanth Reddy and 2 others were released today from cherlapally central prison , a day after getting bail from hyderabad high Court.
Revanth Reddy, waving the TDP flag, greeted the huge gathering at jail premises as he was showered with flowers.
Amid bursting of crackers and drum beats, the party workers and his supporters celebrated his release as he was being taken in a procession from the jail towards the TDP headquarters in Banjara Hills. Revanth followers were seen garlanding Reddy who shook hands with them.
Earlier, family members of Revanth Reddy and his relatives and a large number of party leaders and workers gathered near the Cherlapally Central Prison.
On May 31, Telangana TDP MLA Revanth Reddy was caught by ACB along with Sebastian and Simha while paying an alleged bribe of Rs 50 lakh to Elvis Stephenson, a nominated MLA for supporting the TDP nominee Vem Narendar Reddy in Legislative Council elections on June 1.
Revanth Reddy, the prime accused in the cash-for-vote case along with two others accused – Bishop Harry Sebastian and R Uday Simha – were granted bail by Hyderabad High Court yesterday with a direction to furnish a personal bond of Rs 5 lakh each and two sureties of the like amount.
They were asked to cooperate with the investigating agency (Anti-Corruption Bureau). Revanth Reddy was also asked to surrender his passport and not to leave his Assembly constituency.
Meanwhile, a group of Osmania University students held a protest against the release of revanth Reddy and burnt his effigy.