Criminals always use their brain cleverly for illegal activities. They planned to get rich in quick time and instead of choosing ordinary people, they targeted MPs.
Former NTPC employee Tota Balaji of East Godavari district used to call MPs for money posing as Sub Plan Commissioner Praveen Kumar and promising to help them get SC,SC funds.
He promised eligible SC,ST people if they apply for funds, he will help them get funds. In this process they extracted 1.5 lakhs from various people. Khammam MP Ponguleti Sudhakar Reddy complained to police who took Tota Balaji and Sheik Dariyabi. Sources say more than 23 MPs were taken for a ride by these fake Sub Plan Commissioner.