Minister Botsa Attends CBI Court Over Volkswagen Case - AP24x7
Tue, Sep 24, 2019, 11:42 AM
Andhra Pradesh Municipal and Administration minister Botsa Satyanarayana has attended the CBI Court in Hyderabad in connection with the famous Volkswagen scandal that shook Andhra Pradesh in 2003. Botsa Satyanarayana is one of the key witnesses pertaining to the case at a time when the state government was headed by late YS Rajasekhar Reddy and he was then Industries Minister. The Volkswagen scam broke out in July 2005. The CBI had finally filed a charge sheet after a five-year-long investigation in September 2010 in the Rs 11.67-crore Volkswagen scandal in Andhra Pradesh. Due to a lot of controversies, the Volkswagen had withdrawn its plan to set up its manufacturing unit in AP.