Customs to quiz Speaker P. Sreeramakrishnan in dollar smuggling case

Thiruvananthapuram: The Customs is likely to interrogate Kerala Assembly Speaker P. Sreeramakrishnan in connection with the dollar smuggling case.

The Speaker is facing a serious charge of handing over the bag containing dollars to the accused in gold smuggling case.

Swapna Suresh and Sarith testified that the Speaker asked them to hand over the bag containing dollars at the Consulate office. The statements given to the Magistrate and Customs contain serious allegations against the Speaker.

The Customs is planning to summon the speaker at their office in Kochi next week after issuing a notice.

Meanwhile, Speaker P. Sreeramakrishnan reacted to the news that he had no idea of the matter and he refused to respond to the same. Asianet Online