Gold smuggling case: Ramesh Chennithala demands CBI probe

Thiruvananthapuram: Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala sought a CBI probe into the gold smuggling case.

The Congress leader demanded IT secretary's role in the case. He alleged that two employees in CM's office has involvement in the case.

The Chief Minister’s Office should clarify on what grounds did key conspirator Swapna Suresh got job in the I-T department, Ramesh said.

Meanwhile, Swapna has been dismissed by the I-T department.

A former employee at the UAE consulate in Thiruvananthapuram, Swapna was working as an operational manager under the I-T department. Desk: Asianet Online