Describing as fake a letter shown by TV channels on Monday accusing Kerala Finance Minister KM Mani`s son Jose K Mani and other politicians of exploiting her, Saritha Nair, accused in the solar panel scam in Kerala, said on Tuesday that she will show the original letter that she has written.
Just as 2014 began when Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy saw the withering away of the Left-sponsored protest against what is known as the Solar scam, the year is coming to a close with a morale-boosting victory over his state party president VM Sudheeran when the liquor policy was tweaked.
The Administrative committee of Kerala High Court today recommended disciplinary action against N V Raju, Judicial First Class Magistrate, alleging misconduct in the recording of statement of solar scam accused Sarita S Nair.
Saritha Nair, the main accused in what has come to be called the solar panel scam in Kerala, has denied reports that a video exists in which she is featured in "compromising positions" with three state ministers and other top officials.
Adding a new dimension to the solar scam, Kerala Opposition Leader V S Achuthanandan today accused Chief Minister Oommen Chandy of shielding three prominent persons, including his cabinet colleague and a union minister from the state, over their alleged relationship with scam accused Saritha Nair.
Kerala Revenue Secretary on Friday in a sealed cover submitted a report in the Kerala high court regarding the land grabbing cases filed against Salim Raj, former gunman of Chief Minister Oommen Chandy.
A statement was taken from Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy by the Special Investigation Team of state police probing what has come to be termed the "solar scam", the state`s advocate general told the Kerala high court Wednesday.
Four CPI(M) MPs have demanded a thorough probe into the solar scam in Kerala, saying the findings would be a pointer towards "large-scale corruption" at the national level, akin to the 2G or the coal scams.