Thiruvananthapuram: Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi demanding a CBI probe into the gold smuggling case.
"All allegations levelled by the opposition in the gold smuggling case has been accepted by the chief minister over the removal of Sivasankar from the secretary post", Ramesh said.
"When allegations were levelled earlier, the chief minister took the stand of supporting him. Action has been taken against Sivasankar now following the fear that things would turn against him, the Congress leader added.
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