Dr Divya V Gopinath | Photo: Mathrubhumi
Thiruvananthapuram: Senior IPS officer Dr Divya Gopinath will probe the case of "sexual abuse" of a minor boy by his 35-year-old mother at nearby Kadakkavoor, police said.
Gopinath is the Deputy Police commissioner of Thiruvananthapuram. The order in this regard was issued by DGP Loknath Behera on Monday.
The woman, who was granted bail by the Kerala high court recently, has claimed she was innocent and that she had been framed by her estranged husband and his second wife.
The womah has been arrested under the POCSO (Protection of Children from Sexual Offences ) Act.