In a major set back to District in charge minister Dr H C Mahadevappa’s son, a local court on Tuesday issued non-bailable warrant (NBW) against Sunil Bose in connection to his involvement in the alleged bribery case.
The district court had summoned Sunil Bose and Raju to appear before the court on Tuesday but they failed to do so. Taking a serious note of which the court issued NBW and adjourned the case to October 18.
In 2010, the Lok Ayukta police and officials of State Mines and Geology Department conducted a raid on Alphonsus, a scientist working in geology department while accepting a bribe of Rs 1 lakh in the presence of Sunil Bose and his supporter Raju.
Later the scientist in his police statement said that he ended up receiving the bribe due to enormous pressure from Sunil Bose.
However, Lok Ayukta police omitted Sunil Bose’s name when the FIR was registered.
Following this, the complainant Basavaraju questioned that decision which was later changed by the local court which made Sunil Bose as the second accused and his supporter Raju as the third accused while retaining the name of Alphonsus, the first accused.