Bangalore, August 5: Lokayukta police have filed a chargesheet against Yelahanka MLA SR Vishwanath for having disproportionate assets worth Rs 7.74 crore.
The final report after investigation against the BJP MLA, submitted to the Lokayukta court on Saturday,stated the Lokayukta had got the assembly Speakers sanction to prosecute him. The chargesheet says the declared assets of Vishwanath, a former employee of Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL),add up to Rs 4 crore. He has invested Rs 69 lakh in four buildings.He owns over 100 acres of land in 72 places, including Gowribidanur, Singanayakanahalli and Kogilu.
The Lokayukta estimates that Vishwanaths house in Singanayakanahalli village is worth Rs 2.28 crore. His household articles are worth Rs 1 crore. He owns high-end cars,including one worth Rs 70 lakh. The total value of the cars is Rs 1.12 crore, the chargesheet said.