Updated May 31st, 2024 at 20:41 IST

Prajwal Revanna Sent to SIT Custody Till June 6, Mother Bhavani Revanna's Bail Plea Rejected

Prajwal Revanna | Rape-accused MP Prajwal Revanna has been arrested by SIT moments after landing at Bengaluru International Airport. Check all the latest updates here.

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Prajwal Revanna Arrested: He was taken into custody in a fast-tracked procedure by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) in the early hours of May 31. | Image: Republic Digital
5: 57 IST, May 31st 2024

Prajwal Revanna's mother Bhavani Revanna's bail plea has been rejected by the special people's representatives court in connection with the KR Nagar kidnap case. 

5: 37 IST, May 31st 2024

The SIT will be questioning Karnataka Sex Scandal accused Prajwal Revanna on his finances for the Germany trip, and who sheltered and harboured hime abroad for 35 days. The investigation agency will also question Prajwal Revanna on who assisted him to escape to Germany on April 27 this year, days before the scandal broke.

5: 34 IST, May 31st 2024

In the Karnataka Sleazegate, the SIT will be grilling prime accused Prajwal Revanna for the primary device on which the alleged sex tape videos were shot. The SIT will intensify questioning in connection with the missing device. If Prajwal Revanna doesn't provide satisfactory answers, there will also be a case of tampering against him. Prajwal Revanna will also be asked how many devices he has changed from 2018 to 2023.

5: 29 IST, May 31st 2024

Karnataka Sex Scandal prime accused Prajwal Revanna, who was arrested last night after he arrived in India from Germany, has been sent to police custody until June 6. A Special Investigation Team (SIT) has been set up to probe the case.

3: 09 IST, May 31st 2024

A Special Court for People’s Representatives began hearing Prajwal Revanna's case. The prime accused in the Karnataka sex scandal appeared before Justice KN Shivakumar.

1: 50 IST, May 31st 2024

After the conclusion of his medical exam, Prajwal was taken to the City civil court where he was produced before the 42nd ACMM court judge. The investigation team is likely to request the court to hand over Prajwal to their custody, ANI reported. 

1: 46 IST, May 31st 2024

Prajwal Revanna leaves for court after his medical tests were done at the Bowring & lady Curzon Hospital.

1: 00 IST, May 31st 2024

Prajwal Revanna has reached Bowring & Lady Curzon Hospital in Bengaluru for a medical examination after he was arrested by the SIT last night.

12: 42 IST, May 31st 2024

The Karnataka HC single bench presided over by Justice Krishna Dixit, has adjourned the SIT's plea to cancel the bail granted to HD Revanna in connection with the KR Nagar Kidnap Case.

The hearing has been adjourned to next week.

The session court had granted bail to HD Revanna, Prajwal's father, that the case doesn't attract sections 364 and 365.


SIT moves Karnataka High Court against bail granted to HD Revanna


11: 59 IST, May 31st 2024

On SIT arresting Prajwal Revanna in the sexual assault case, Karnataka Home Minister G Parameshwara said, "Prajwal Revanna made a statement that he will return to  India and will appear before SIT... Last night, he had arrived from Germany. So, SIT has arrested him and now the due course of law will take place... They have applied for bail."

11: 57 IST, May 31st 2024

An all-women cops team executed the arrest warrant against Prajwal Revanna in sexual assault cases.

There was also a symbolic message to the victims that women officers were not afraid of anyone, PTI reported quoting a source.



10: 55 IST, May 31st 2024

The Special Investigation Team (SIT) summoned Prajweal Revanna's mother Bhavani in an alleged case of kidnapping.

The notice read, "In your letter dated 15-05-24, you mentioned that you would provide clarification at Channambika Niwas in Holenarasipur. In connection with KR Nagar Kidnap case registered under 149/2024 Under IPC 364,365,109 and 120(B).

In this case, you need to be interrogated."

It further asked her to be personally presented before the team on Saturday, June 1.

"Therefore, we advise you to be personally present on 01-06-24, as you agreed.

We will arrive for the interrogation on June 1 with women officers from 10 am to 5 pm at your aforementioned address. You are requested to remain at the same address."


10: 45 IST, May 31st 2024

"Prajwal Revanna has been arrested pertaining to the Holenarasipura town police station case. As of now we will have to see what happens in connection with the anticipatory bail," Prajwal Revanna's lawyer Arun media.

He further requested that they do not want a media trial, and informed that the SIT informed him about the arrest now they will legally go ahead with it.

"My request is that we do not want a media trial and you can do your job but wait for the courts of law to decide. The SIT has informed me about the arrest now so we will legally go ahead with."

"As of now, he's arrested in one case (Holenarsipura Town Police Station).  He has appealed to the media not to do a media trial.  He has said he'll cooperate for the investigation. Yes, the anticipatory bail will become infructuous, but I request you to come to court and see how that matter goes," Arun added. 

10: 34 IST, May 31st 2024

Accused of sexually harassing and assaulting women in Hassan constituency, Prajwal Revanna on early Friday morning was arrested by all women cops by Karnataka Police after landing at the Bengaluru airport.

9: 39 IST, May 31st 2024

As per the latest reports, the SIT is contemplating a ‘potency test’ on Prajwal Revanna who was arrested on Friday morning. 

9: 34 IST, May 31st 2024

As per Republic's sources, the SIT  will seek 10-day custody of Prajwal Revanna, if remanded to judicial custody there might be a delay in the semen sample collection. 

9: 30 IST, May 31st 2024

Prajwal Revanna's lawyer, Arun, has arrived at the SIT office to meet the accused. Arun will also gather information about the case from the investigating officer, specifically regarding the Holenarasipur case.

9: 38 IST, May 31st 2024

Bhavani Revanna, mother of Prajwal Revanna, has filed an anticipatory bail in the kidnapping case in which her husband was earlier arrested. Bhavani has moved to the Karnataka High Court seeking relief from arrest by SIT. Though Bhavani has not be accused in the case, the investigation agency wants to probe her role in the case.

The order on Bhavani's anticipatory bail application will be announced today at around 11 am in the Special Court of People's Representatives. If the anticipatory bail application is rejected, it is more likely that the SIT will arrest Bhavani.

(Inputs from ANI)

9: 14 IST, May 31st 2024

Sleaze Tape Case Revanna's anticipatory bail plea, scheduled to be heard at noon, will stand null and void given the arrest that the SIT has already made.

9: 34 IST, May 31st 2024

Sex tape scandal prime accused Prajwal Revanna will be produced before the magistrate only after his bail hearing and its verdict is announced.

As per Republic's sources, his hearing is scheduled at noon today

(Inputs from Prajwal)

9: 34 IST, May 31st 2024

Prajwal Revanna will be taken for a medical test on Friday morning at Bowring Hospital in Bengaluru. He has arrived at the CID Office, where the SIT team will take him for his medicals. 

The medical check-up includes all general exams such as BP and sugar. As per reports, the test will also be taken to determine if he is physically fit. 

2: 51 IST, May 31st 2024

A closer look at rape-accused Prajwal Revanna as he walked down the skywalk upon arrival at Bengaluru airport. 

8: 33 IST, May 31st 2024

The Special Investigation Team (SIT) took into possession two suitcases belonging to Revanna from the Bengaluru airport. 

2: 10 IST, May 31st 2024

Visuals of Prajwal Revanna being brought to the CID office in Bengaluru.

2: 06 IST, May 31st 2024

Security beefed up outside the CID office in Bengaluru, ahead of the arrival of rape-accused MP Prajwal Revanna, who is facing multiple sexual abuse charges.

1: 52 IST, May 31st 2024

Congress MP from Karnataka DK Suresh said, "He (Prajwal Revanna) has already mentioned that he is attending SIT tomorrow. The SIT will take care of that..."

1: 30 IST, May 31st 2024

The Immigration Department at Bengaluru airport will be questioning rape-accused Prajwal Revanna. 

1: 27 IST, May 31st 2024

Rape-accused Prajwal Revanna after facing arrest by the SIT at Bengaluru airport will be taken to hospital for medical test. 

1: 34 IST, May 31st 2024

Rape-accused Prajwal Revanna taken into custody by the SIT at Bengaluru airport moments after landing. Here's the exclusive footage of Revanna post-arrest. 

1: 22 IST, May 31st 2024

Here are the first visuals of Prajwal Revanna's arrest by the SIT accessed exclusively by Republic  

1: 21 IST, May 31st 2024

Traffic police personnel have assembled at the entrance of Bengaluru airport, establishing a zero corridor for the accused MP Prajwal Revanna to be escorted to the SIT office. 

1: 11 IST, May 31st 2024

Rape-accused Prajwal Revanna taken into custody by the SIT at Bengaluru airport

1: 03 IST, May 31st 2024

A glimpse of the Lufthansa flight carrying rape-accused Prajwal Revanna that landed at Bengaluru airport.

12: 47 IST, May 31st 2024

Below are the latest updates of Prajwal Revanna's flight schedule and details: 

Flight No: LH764
Flight Name: Lufthansa
Date: 31-05-2024
Terminal: 2
Flight Status: On Time
Scheduled Time: 31-05-2024 00:30
Estimated Time: 31-05-2024 00:47
Gate No: C2
Belt No : 3A,3B
Origin: Munich
Destination: Bengaluru

12: 41 IST, May 31st 2024

Three police vans arrive at Bengaluru Airport as Prajwal Revanna arrives in Bengaluru prompting heightened security measures. Additional security personnel were deployed at Terminal 2 of the Bangalore International Airport. The Immigration Department is set to pick up Prajwal Revanna upon his landing.

12: 52 IST, May 31st 2024

The aircraft of sitting MP from Hassan and now-suspended leader from JD(S) Prajwal Revanna landed at 12:30 AM at Bengaluru Airport. 

11: 56 IST, May 30th 2024

Prajwal Revanna will be moved from the VVIP exit at Terminal-2 of the Bengaluru airport towards the CID office. Immigration department officials to get Prajwal Revanna's signature on over 50 sheets of documents concerning his travel and places he had been to. Immigration department to take custody of Prajwal Revanna as soon as he lands in Bengaluru. The immigration department commissioner is to arrive at 11.45 PM at Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru.

11: 41 IST, May 30th 2024

The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing Prajwal Revanna's case has arrived at the Kempegowda airport in Bengaluru to arrest him as soon as he lands, Republic has learnt.

11: 24 IST, May 30th 2024

Karnataka sex tape scandal accused Prajwal Revanna is expected to be arrested after he arrives in India tonight as the now suspended JDS leader will likely arrive from Munich to Bengaluru International Airport post 12.30 AM on May 31, details on Prajwal's boarding pass accessed by Republic suggest.

Published May 30th, 2024 at 23:25 IST