Bar owners to give evidence on Bribe allegation against Minister

Thursday, Nov 6, 2014,21:33 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Kochi | Kerala Bar Hotels Association state executive that met in Kochi decided that Biju Ramesh would submit the evidence before the Vigilance and Anti Corruption Bureau tomorrow on the Bar bribe issue.
Association President D Raj Kumar and Biju Ramesh told reporters after the meeting that it was on the advise of the executive that the latter had decided to give evidence relating to the bribe.
Ramesh had earlier stated he would produce the evidence with regard to the charges only before a court.
They refused to give details of the evidence the association would produce before vigilance and the names of persons involved. Matters to be told before the Vigilance cannot be shared with the media, they said.
A five-member committee under M D Danesh, state general secretary, has been formed to collect all the evidence raised by association members and their report would be placed before the association general body, they said.