Saritha, Biju facing 14 non-solar cases: Nodal officer

Published: 05th August 2016 03:20 AM  |   Last Updated: 05th August 2016 05:32 AM   |  A+A-

KOCHI: The nodal officer assisting the Justice G Sivarajan Commission probing the Solar scam case said that apart from the cases registered in connection with the Solar scam, there were 14 other cases pending against key accused Saritha S Nair and Biju Radhakrishnan in different parts of the State.

Nodal officer DySP Bijo Alexander made the revelation while deposing before the Solar Commission here on Thursday.

Saritha.PNGAccording to him, data collected from 448 police stations in the State showed that 14 criminal cases were registered against Saritha and Biju from 2005 to 2014.

Six cases were registered in courts in the  Thiruvananthapuram City Police limits, while the six other cases were filed in Alappuzha, Kollam City, Kottayam City and Kochi City.

After 2011, one case each was registered against Saritha and Biju in the Pathanamthitta and Kollam City Police limits.

Meanwhile, the Commission allowed one week's time to the counsels to inform whether more cases are registered against the duo, or not.   A total of 33 cases have been registered against Saritha an Biju in connection with the Solar scam alone.


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