The Cyberabad police in its remand report before the Anti Corruption Bureau court alleged that; the main suspect in the ‘Moinabad farmhouse MLA poaching case’, Ramachandra Bharati of Faridabad is in touch with top Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders including Telangana in charge Sunil Bansal. The police presented a 65-page remand report before the court and sought their remand. The court however rejected the appeal of the police and asked them to issue 41 CrPC notices to them.
The TRS MLAs and the accused had a chat for about three and a half hours.
The police submitted SMS conversations records, Whatsapp Chat screenshots and audio evidence before the court. Police also submitted the remand report detailing the complicity of the three BJP-linked persons Ramachandra, Nanda Kumar and Simhayaji Swamy; in poaching the MLA’s Pilot Rohith Reddy, Rega Kantharao, Guvvala Balaraju and Beeram Harshavardhan with cash, cheques and contracts. The police submitted before the court that there were three hidden cameras. Two voice recorders with TRS (BRS) MLA Pilot Rohith Reddy during the meeting and the other three MLAs joined to help him.At 3.05 pm, the hidden cameras were switched on and Rohith Reddy entered the hall with the accused at 3.10 pm on Wednesday. Other BRS (TRS) legislators Rega Kantharao, Guvvala Balaraju and Beeram Harshavardhan arrived at 4.10 pm,” the remand report stated. The TRS MLAs and the accused had a chat for about three and a half hours.
The police on a signal from Rohith Reddy “Nariyal Pani leyavoh” (bring coconut water) went inside the hall. Police said the conversation about giving Rs 50 crore to each MLA was recorded on the voice recorders. The remand report mentions the fact that they had done further defections in other states. It also contains the voice of Ramachandra Bharathi and Sateesh Sharma further stating that they have done defection in a similar manner in Karnataka, Delhi and other states. The voice recorder further discloses the phone call made by A-1 to one Tushar. Wherein the name of Santosh BJP and his importance in the National party etc. was conversed clearly. When questioned about the recorded conversation, the A-1 to A-3 remained silent and did not speak anything.