Former minister, tdp MLC nara lokesh has filed a defamation case against sakshi paper for an incorrect story demanding Rs 75 Crore as damages. The case has been filed in the court of 12th Additional district Judge of Vishakapatnam. The petition has been registered as Original Suit Number 6/2020.
This issue is pertaining to a story in which sakshi alleged that Lokesh's Refreshments Bill at a Cafeteria in vishakapatnam airport came around 25 Lakhs. Despite the clarification by lokesh, sakshi did not correct its story and refused to apologize. lokesh alleges that the story is carried with malicious intent. The former minister claims that he put up proof that the bill is not for him alone and is of all the Ministers and officials who come under the protocol. He also furnished Proof that he is not in vishakapatnam on the bills raised on some particular dates.
It is known that andhra pradesh chief minister jagan MOHAN REDDY' target='_blank' title='ys jagan mohan reddy-Latest Updates, Photos, Videos are a click away, CLICK NOW'>ys jagan mohan reddy owns sakshi Media. Jagan's wife, bharathi is the Managing director of Sakshi. The Paper and news Channel played a Crucial Role in ysr Congress' Sensational victory in the recent elections. tdp has decided that it should hit sakshi first to take on ysr Congress. Let us see what happens in this case finally.