LIVE BHARATH : A driver killed himself left a note stating that he was harassed for knowing how the officer converted into legal tender Rs 100 crore black money belonging to mining baron G Janardhan Reddy, said police.
The driver, Ramesh Gowda, of special land acquisition officer Bheema Nayak, detailed in the note that this money was used in the lavish wedding of Reddy’s daughter in Bengaluru on November 16, the police added. More than Rs 500 crore was reportedly splashed on the wedding, but there are no official estimates or any put out by the family.
The driver also said in the note that the black money was in Rs 500 and Rs 1000 denomination currency ban by the government and he knew how Nayak got it changed for a hefty commission, said police.
Police has has been registered under section 306 (abetment of suicide) of Indian Penal Code against Nayak and Mohammed.