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Dileep’s counsel B Raman Pillai stated for the reason that case was framed by officers who investigated the primary case, there was no chance of a free and truthful trial in the brand new case and requested the court docket handy it over to the CBI, if it did not quash the FIR.

The Kerala authorities on Thursday opposed actor Dileep’s petition to quash the brand new conspiracy case towards him or else hand it over to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) saying the accused has no proper to recommend probe businesses or the mode of investigation.

The court docket witnessed sturdy arguments in the case and at one level choose Justice Ziyad Rahman requested the prosecution why it was opposing the CBI probe in the fresh case. But Director General of Prosecution T A Shaji contended that the investigation was going in the best path and there was no want to have interaction one other company at this juncture.

The court docket additionally requested the prosecution why Dileep’s former pal Balachandra Kumar (movie director) didn’t elevate a criticism towards the actor earlier if he was in possession of proof towards him. It additionally expressed doubts over delay in handing over the audio tapes of a dialog involving Dileep. He handed over the audio tapes recorded in 2017 to the police in 2021, the court docket identified.

But the prosecution stated the delay was not a huge concern because it occurred because of numerous causes. It stated it has many different corroborative evidences towards the actor however the latter stated that it was a cooked- up case after the prosecution’s contentions failed one after the opposite in the actor abduction and assault case.

Dileep’s counsel B Raman Pillai stated for the reason that case was framed by officers who investigated the primary case, there was no chance of a free and truthful trial in the brand new case and requested the court docket handy it over to the CBI, if it did not quash the FIR.

On Wednesday whereas listening to the petition the court docket had requested the prosecution whether or not mere utterances heard by the director to hurt the investigating officers may very well be handled as conspiracy. “Can mere utterances be treated as conspiracy?” it requested. After listening to all events involved in element for the final three days the court docket reserved verdict in the case to subsequent week.

In 2017, a main Malayalam actor was allegedly kidnapped and sexually assaulted by a legal gang in Kochi. Six months after the incident Dileep was arrested for allegedly planning the incident and he was made the eighth accused in the case. As the trial was about to finish, in final December, director Kumar got here out with fresh disclosure towards actor saying he was aware about a dialog to hurt officers who investigated the case. In January first week the crime department filed a fresh case towards Dileep, his brother, brother-in-law and two others.


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