Actress attack case: Judge seeks more time to complete trial

Kochi: The Special Court Judge Honey M. Varghese approached the Supreme Court to seek more time to complete the trial in the actress attack case, as the COVID-19-induced lockdown did not let the hearing to be completed before the deadline.

A three-member bench headed by Justice A.M Khanwilkar will consider the request on Tuesday.

The Supreme Court had directed on November 29, 2019 that the trial of the case should be completed within 6 months.