Mumbai: The Bihar woman has approached the Bombay High Court seeking release of the DNA test results of her son and Binoy Kodiyeri, son of CPM politburo member Kodiyeri Balakrishnan. The bench comprising Justice Nitin Jamdar and Justice Sarang Kotwal postponed hearing of the case to January 4, 2022.
The Oshiwara police had submitted the DNA test results to the court in a sealed cover on December 9, 2020. The court remained closed for some time due to the pandemic.
Binoy had approached the HC in July 2019 seeking dismissal of the sexual assault case against him based on the complaint of the Bihar woman. Binoy gave the blood sample on July 30, 2019 on the direction of the court. Police received the results after 17 months.
The Dindoshi Court will consider the charge sheet filed against Binoy Kodiyeri in the sexual harassment case on December 13.