June 28, 2022 6:15 pm
Swapna Suresh, in a series of recent press conferences, also alleged that the package was found to contain currency notes and it was later sent to Dubai through a diplomat as per the instructions of the then Consulate General.
June 21, 2022 10:27 pm
Last month, the issue resurfaced after Suresh, a former employee with the consulate, alleged that Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, his family members and a few others were involved in the scandal.
June 14, 2022 7:41 am
With Opposition parties in Kerala holding protests to seek his resignation, the Chief Minister has been under fire ever since the accused in the case, Swapna Suresh, alleged he took currency out of the country with the help of a diplomat from the UAE Consulate in Thiruvananthapuram in 2016.
June 12, 2022 4:10 pm
“Why are they attacking me like this. I stick to the statement I gave. Don’t hurt people who are around me,” she said at a press conference in Kerala’s Palakkad on Saturday, before reportedly swooning and collapsing amid a bout of fits.
June 11, 2022 12:31 pm
More allegations made against Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan, opposition demands his resignation
June 10, 2022 2:40 am
On Wednesday, the police registered a case against Suresh and controversial politician P C George following a complaint from former minister K T Jaleel.
June 09, 2022 9:21 am
Swapna Suresh had also alleged that Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan had taken out a bag of currency to the UAE. She also dragged Vijayan’s wife Kamala and their daughter Veena into the controversy.
February 18, 2022 2:25 am
Palakkad-based High Range Rural Development Society mostly works among tribal communities. Its chairman, S Krishnakumar, is an IAS officer turned politician who had served as a Union minister in multiple Congress regimes before joining BJP in 2019.
October 23, 2021 12:31 pm
The complaint has been filed against 29 accused, including Sivasankar, at the economic offences court in Kochi as a part of initiating prosecution proceedings against them.
August 12, 2021 7:28 am
The Customs claimed that the statement was made by Consulate’s former staffer P S Sarith, in a deposition in October.