A special CBI court on Thursday granted the Enforcement Directorate (ED) permission to question in prison a close aide of Bellary mining baron and politician G Janardhan Reddy regarding wealth of the former BJP minister. Mehfouz Ali Khan,a former engineering student,will be quizzed on October 28. The ED said it needed to gather information from Ali Khan regarding the places where Reddy has stashed wealth generated from his illegal mining business.
The ED is looking at illegal wealth generated by Reddy in the Associated Mining Company and Belekeri port exports cases. ENS