Kochi: The custody period of former IT secretary M. Sivasankar has been extended by six days.
Enforcement Directorate stated that they found the WhatsApp chats of Sivasankar with Swapna Suresh and that they need to conduct detailed investigation into the matter.
ED also found that Sivasankar transferred certain confidential documents to Swapna via WhatsApp.
ED also told the court that there is a link between the gold smuggling case and Life Mission case. Sivasankar sent the important government documents to Swapna through WhatsApp. Sivasankar has admitted to handing over details of government projects to Swapna Suresh, they added.