FIR filed against former CM BS Yeddyurappa in Devadurga station. The Devadurga police registered an FIR against the former CM and BJP State Leader BS Yeddyurappa, BJP MLAs K Shivanagowda, Preetham J Gowda and another person in connection with the audio gate which shaken the state from few days. The FIR has been registered under various sections of the anti-corruption law.
The FIR has been registered based on the complaint filed by Sharana Gowda, son of Nagana Gowda, JDS MLA, Gurumitkal. Sharana Gowda, in his complaint, alleged that BS Yeddyurappa and 3 others offered him a buy to ensure that his father will quit the JDS and join the BJP. He handed over the copy of audio clipping as the proof. With police registering FIR and naming BS Yeddyurappa as the accused no 1, he is now facing a fear of arrest. He is likely to move the state High Court seeking quashing of FIR.