R Krishnaiah had been nominated to the Upper house by YSR Congress. He will get elected unopposed recently but days after that, he is in controversy.
A police case has been registered against Krishnaiah in Hyderabad. A non-bailable case has been registered at Raidurgam police station.
A man named Ravinder Reddy had lodged a complaint with the police alleging that he was being threatened by rowdies and goondas.
The complainant also mentions that R Krishnaiah is behind them. The complaint alleges attempted murder along with land grabbing.
A case has been registered against R Krishnaiah under sections 447, 427, 506, and 384 read with 34.
The complete details of the case are yet to emerge.
Krishnaiah runs into controversy on the same day of the official declaration of his Rajya Sabha election. Today is when the deadline for withdrawal of nominations ends and his election will be announced.