On Thursday, Congress leaders from city called on Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan and demanded a CID probe to go into the large scale filing of applications with the revenue authorities for construction of RCC houses when the government itself did not seek such applications. Secunderabad cantonment area that the state government will give free houses to poor people
There are number of brokers were behind the screen those who facilitated thousands of poor people to apply for houses with revenue authorities. And they also added that brokers prepared a proforma and got it filled by poor people and collected huge amount of money. The new Hyderabad District Collector had to put out a notice that no applications will be entertained and people should not believe the touts.
MRO’s from different places are collecting the applications evidently at the pressure of the brokers’ the delegation told Governor. Congress MLCs M.S. Prabhakar, M. Ranga Reddy, former MP Anjan Kumar Yadav, former minister Marri Shasidhar Reddy, former Mayor Banda Kartika Reddy and others met the Governor at Raj Bhavan.