Sivasankar knew about gold smuggling, says Sarith

Thiruvananthapuram: The noose is tightening around former principal secretary to CM, M. Sivasankar in the gold smuggling case as accused Sarith has reportedly given a statement that he has close relationship with him.

Sairth is learnt to have told the NIA that Sivasankar was aware of the gold smuggling through the diplomatic channel at Thiruvananthapuram airport.

Sivasankar may be questioned again on the basis of Sairth's statement. Asianet Online