Walayar case: HC accepts government’s appeal in file, sends notice to accused
Kochi: The appeal filed by the state government against the acquital of the accused in the Walayar rape case was accepted in the file by the High Court on Thursday. HC has also sent notices to the accused.
The appeal was submitted on Wednesday demanding re-investigation and retrial. This was accepted in file today.
Further action will be taken by HC after obtaining response from the accused. Government’s argument on the matter will also be heard by the court.