Crime Branch registers case against ED over complaint of Sandeep Nair’s lawyer
Thiruvananthapuram: The Crime Branch has registered a case against Enforcement Directorate again. The new case was registered over the complaint of gold smuggling case accused Sandeep Nair’s lawyer.
As per the complaint, the ED officials tortured Sandeep Nair to give statement against Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan.
Earlier, Sandeep Nair had moved a letter against ED before the court. The letter revealed that Sandeep was tortured by the ED officials for giving statement against the CM.
Now, his lawyer filed a complaint with the DGP as per the details given by Sandeep.
After receiving the complaint, DGP directed Crime Branch to file a case against the ED.
The Crime Branch registered the first case against ED after a woman police official revealed that the ED officials pressurised Swapna Suresh to give statement against the CM. The FIR was registered in the case after receiving legal advice from the Director General of Prosecution. Following this, ED had approached the High Court over the case.