AP High Court bails to Atchannaidu in ESI Scam case

Vastavam web: TDP MLA Atchannaidu arrested in the ESI scam, has been granted bail. The court, however, ordered that he should not leave the country without permission. He will be released on bail in two days. It is learnt that Atchannaidu is facing charges in the ESI scam. He was arrested on June 12 by ACB officials at Achennaidu’s own home in Srikakulam district following a vigilance report alleging corruption of Rs 150 crore in ESI drug procurement during Chandrababu Naidu’s tenure. However, the court allowed Achannaidu to be admitted to the hospital as he was already suffering from surgery. A few weeks later he was diagnosed with a Coronavirus positive and currently receiving treatment at the NRI Hospital in Guntur.