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Veteran rocket engineer S Nambi Narayanan on being embroiled in the ISRO spy case along with six other colleagues and how the fictitious case set India's space programme back by years.

ISRO spy case: Former scientist K Chandrasekhar dies before verdict he wanted

The case was first investigated by the Kerala police and later handed over to the CBI, which found no espionage as was alleged to have taken place.


ISRO spy case: DIG who ‘indiscriminately’ ordered arrest, officers who ‘suppressed’ info face probe 

In 2011, the then Kerala government had contended that neither the chief judicial magistrate’s court, which accepted the CBI’s closure reported in the case, nor the Supreme Court had issued any direction to take action against the officers.

Who is Nambi Narayanan?

While working at ISRO, Narayanan was accused of selling vital secrets associated with Indian space technology to Pakistan. Though he was later acquitted by a CBI court and the Supreme Court in 1998, he spent a total of 50 days in jail along with fellow scientist D Sasikumar and four others.

Supreme Court notice to Kerala on ex-ISRO scientist’s appeal

A report by the CBI had found Mathew and two retired SPs, K K Joshua and S Vijayan, responsible for his illegal arrest.

1994 ISRO spy case: Review decision to not act against policemen, HC tells Kerala govt

The court said the government should review the decision, which, according to the court, was a challenge to the judicial system.


ISRO spy case: Kerala HC nullifies govt decision on action against police officers

CBI said the officers had indiscriminately ordered arrest of the scientists without conducting a thorough interrogation.

‘UPA govt clean chit behind ex-top cop’s anti-Modi tirade’

BJP says it’s quid pro quo for clean chit in ‘fabricated’ case against scientist.

BJP raking up 19-yr-old case to generate political capital for Modi: Sreekumar

Says govt targeting him after Modi visited Kerela for election rally

Conspiracy between Modi,scientist: Sreekumar

Sreekumar said he did not interrogate Narayanan.