One more associate of mining baron G Janardhana Reddy was arrested by CBI here today in connection with illegal iron ore export from Belekeri port in Karwar.
K Mahesh was produced before the CBI court today and remanded in police custody till March 8, CBI sources said.
Reddy's another associate Swastik Nagaraj was also nabbed in this connection on February 28 and remanded in police custody till March 8 by the CBI court yesterday.
The CBI has been probing the iron ore scam subsequent to the Supreme Court directive in September 2012.
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