The Congress President has advised the Karnataka Chief Minister to hand over the inquiry into IAS officer D K Ravi’s death to CBI,” party general secretary in-charge of Karnataka Digvijay Singh said.
Amidst outrage over the mysterious death of an upright IAS officer DK Ravi in Karnataka, Congress President Sonia Gandhi and IAS officers Association have demanded a CBI probe into the case.
“I have met the Governor. I have explained to him the developments in Ravi’s case till date,” Siddaramaiah told reporters after meeting the Governor at Raj Bhavan.
The Congress chief also instructed former chief minister S. M Krishna to meet Ravi’s family and convey the party’s keenness to hand over the probe to the Central agency to ensure an impartial investigation.
Raising the issue, Opposition BJP leader and former Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar demanded a CBI probe into the death of DK Ravi, Additional Commissioner of Commercial Taxes (Enforcement), saying he suspected it to be a case of murder.