Congress MLA Resorts To Threatening Victim’s Fly To Save Son
Son of NA Haris, congress party MLA based at Bengaluru was recently arrested for assaulting a young boy at a café in Bengaluru has been blamed of demanding to close the case. He is using his position as a powerful politician of the ruling party. The MLA has reportedly approached Lokanathan, who is boy’s father, through some known friends. It is alleged that some of Mr. Harris’s people have also threatened the man by defaming his name using social media platforms in case he is not ready to retract his request.
MS Shyamsundar, the special prosecutor fighting the case also fears that he might be assaulted by this powerful MLA and his associates. Lokanath’s family and friends have stated that the man has informed senior member of the ruling congress party who are his friends. He is actively trying to influence the case. These powerful politicians include G Parameshwara, who is state congress chief in the state and R. Ashoka, who was Deputy CM. Witnesses to the event stated that when they were admitting the victim at the hospital, Nalapad’s father had arrived at the venue and was pressurizing the investigation team to cover up the case.
The MLA father has also sought help of senior congress leaders in the state and other regions to get his son released. When he made a public apology in state assembly for his son’s actions, a local pub owner in the vicinity of the region where the incident took place stated that he is being threatened by local cops to refrain from discussing the story. The police have recovered seven guns from Nalapad and are surprised that in a country were only three guns are allowed by law for personal safety how did he manage to possess four more. There is meanwhile a loud chorus in the congress party for the ouster of NA Haris as the state is going to polls soon.