Shocking Revelations: Customs To Court On Kerala Gold Smuggling Case
The customs department today told the Kerala High Court that Swapna Suresh, an accused in a gold smuggling case, has made "shocking revelations" against the Chief Minister, the Speaker and some ministers in her statement before a magistrate.
"She has made shocking revelations about the Chief Minister's close connections with the previous Consul General of the UAE and the illegal monetary transactions carried out," Customs Commissioner Sumit Kumar said in a statement.
"She has also stated with clarity about smuggling of foreign currency at the instance of the Hon'ble Chief Minister and the Hon'ble Speaker with the help of the Consulate. She has also clearly stated about the improper and illegal activities of 3 Hon'ble Ministers of the State Cabinet and the Hon'ble Speaker," the top customs official said in the statement.
The CPI(M) has hit out at the centre over the statement by the customs.