Bangalore news highlights: The special investigation team probing the IMA scam has sent a request to Interpol to issue a Red Corner Notice against Mansoor Khan of IMA. If issued, it would be given to all countries and airports that there is an extradition request against Mansoor Khan thereby preventing his movements.
At the same time, senior Congress leader and Shivajinagar MLA R. Roshan Baig has been suspended from the party. The approval by the High Command was notified to Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) Tuesday night. According to KPCC’s statement, the action has been taken against him “on account of his anti-party activities.”
Baig had called Venugopal a “buffoon”, Siddaramaiah “arrogant” and Gundu Rao a “flop show” and blamed them for the poor showing of the party in Karnataka in the Lok Sabha polls.
Meanwhile, train No.06550 / 06549 KSR Bengaluru – Jolarpettai – KSR Bengaluru MEMU Special will run as a regular train (66550 / 66549) KSR Bengaluru – Jolarpettai – KSR Bengaluru MEMU with existing composition, timings and days of service, with effect from today (June 19).