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Saritha Nair


Solar scam accused Saritha Nair gets 6 years of rigorous imprisonment in cheating case

April 28, 2021 3:25 am

This was one of the cases related to the solar scandal, which had rocked the previous Congress-led Government, in which Saritha has been arraigned as the accused.

Kerala: Saritha Nair held in solar scam case

April 22, 2021 7:35 pm

Nair was picked up by the police from her residence here after a court in Kozhikode had issued a warrant against the controversial businesswoman for failing to appear before it in a case filed against her in connection with scam.

Solar scam accused Saritha Nair challenges EC's decision to reject her nomination papers

August 01, 2019 8:55 pm

Nair, who also filed nomination from the Amethi constituency claimed that the returning officer in Amethi had accepted her nomination with the same papers she had submitted at Wayanad and Ernakulam.

Solar scam accused Saritha Nair's nominations from Wayanad, Ernakulam rejected

April 08, 2019 10:16 pm

The nominations were rejected since Saritha Nair has 28 criminal cases registered against her across Kerala in connection with her involvement in the solar scandal.

Saritha Nair to contest Ernakulam Lok Sabha seat, says she doesn't plan to win

March 29, 2019 12:36 pm

Nair has levelled allegations of sexual harassment against several Congress leaders including Hibi Eden, who has been fielded by the party in the Ernakulam constituency.

FIR filed against ex-CM Oomen Chandy, MP over sexual harassment complaint

October 21, 2018 7:49 pm

The former CM said that the issue was being raked up by the CPI (M)-led Left Democratic Front (LDF) government to deviate people's attention from the Sabarimala issue, which has turned into a political hot potato in the state.

Kerala solar scam: Prime accused Saritha Nair produces 'evidence' before Commission

May 11, 2016 4:54 pm

Saritha dismissed Chief Minister Oommen Chandy's claim that he has no connection with her and the scam.

Kerala solar scam: Saritha Nair, the woman at the centre of the scandal

February 07, 2016 1:41 pm

A brilliant student and a swift riser, Saritha S Nair always had admirers and notable friends. Arun Janardhanan speaks to the woman at the centre of the solar scandal that’s threatening the Kerala government, who wouldn’t let anything put her down but who flew too close to the sun.

Kerala solar scam: Made 1,000 calls to Chandy aide, says Saritha to panel

February 06, 2016 3:37 am

Nair also claimed she had paid Rs 20 lakh to the Kerala Police Association in March 2013 as donation for their state conference.

Solar scam accused Saritha Nair raises fresh allegations against Oommen Chandy's son

January 29, 2016 6:38 pm

Saritha Nair said there was a plan to float a firm engaged in renewable energy with junior Chandy as its director


Kerala CM Oommen Chandy appears before probe panel

January 25, 2016 11:43 am

Trivandrum, Jan 25 (ANI): Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Monday appeared before a judicial commission probing the 7-crore solar scam that has engulfed his Congress-led UDF government, over his alleged links to the accused in the massive cheating scandal. The scam relates to an alleged con job by a pair of entrepreneurs Saritha Nair and Biju Radhakrishnan, who promised to install solar power panels. The Chief Minister, a witness in the case, had already given a written statement to the commission and agreed to appear before it personally, when asked to do so. The commission, that has its office in Kochi, will come to Thiruvananthapuram and record Chandy's statement. Chandy has maintained all along that he has done no wrong and is prepared to face any probe.