DK Suresh is the brother of Karnataka Congress chief DK Shivakumar whose home was additionally raided on Monday.


Karnataka Congress MP, DK Suresh, has examined optimistic for COVID-19 a day after his home was raided by the central investigation company CBI.

Suresh, the brother of Karnataka Congress chief DK Shivakumar whose properties had been additionally raided on Monday, tweeted his well being standing urging household, pals, CBI sleuths and journalists to train warning.

“I want to let you recognize that I’ve examined optimistic for COVID-19. I’m asymptomatic and in isolation. I request my family and friends who’ve been in touch with me to get themselves examined. I additionally request the CBI officers and media pals who had been with me to do the identical,” he wrote on Twitter.

The Central Bureau of Investigation raided the 2 Congress leaders’ Bengaluru houses, moreover a number of different properties linked to them in Karnataka, Delhi and Mumbai on Monday. The raids began within the morning and lasted via the day.

After the raids, the CBI filed a case towards Karnataka Congress chief DK Shivakumar for amassing Rs 75 crore as disproportionate property. The raids had been made primarily based on data despatched by the Enforcement Directorate.

The CBI stated it has discovered “incriminating materials” within the raid.

The chief stated the motion towards him was a part of the BJP’s “vendetta politics”.

“This raid is a continuation of BJP’s vendetta politics towards me. Congress was preventing on behalf of individuals ever since Corona(virus) and exposing the failures of BJP authorities. Such raids will not cease me from preventing towards injustice. We are going to win towards such techniques within the court docket of the folks,” he tweeted.

The Enforcement Directorate and the Earnings Tax departments have been investigating DK Shivakumar for some time now, together with on costs of tax evasion and cash laundering for which he did time within the Tihar jail.

Shivakumar, who was launched on bail final 12 months, had additionally contracted COVID-19 a number of weeks in the past and has since recovered.