AP CID files case against TDP MLC Ashok Babu
Andhra Pradesh MLC P Ashok Babu has been charged with forgery for misrepresenting his educational credentials in his service record as an assistant commercial tax officer. Babu claimed to be a B.Com graduate, however it has now been established that he does not hold such degree.
The Andhra Pradesh Crime Investigation Department (AP CB-CID) has charged Ashok Babu with tampering with service records. In its ruling dated August 20, 2021, the Lokayukta instructed the government to turn over the case to the state CB-CID for a full investigation and to punish individuals implicated under the provisions of the Indian Penal Code.