Bengaluru, Oct 26, 2016: Karnataka Chief Minister and BJP State president B.S. Yeddyurappa was today acquitted of charges of accepting bribes in the Bellary mining case, by a CBI special court.
After the acquittal from the case, Yeddyurappa took to twitter and tweeted:
I call upon the people of Karnataka to celebrate Deepavali with families of soldiers & share the photographs…
— B.S. Yediyurappa (@BSYBJP) October 25, 2016
— B.S. Yediyurappa (@BSYBJP) October 26, 2016
Yeddyurappa was indicted for colluding in illegal iron-ore mining in the mineral-rich district of Bellary in August 2011.