Pinarayi accuses CBI of acting under political pressure

Friday, Jan 22, 2016,12:45 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Kozhikode | CPM Politbureau member Pinarayi Vijayan has come out once again criticizing CBI; this time in naming CPM Kannoor District Secretary P. Jayarajan accused in the Kathiroor Manoj murder case.

He alleged that CBI has become instrument acting under political pressure.

Pinarayi said Chief Minister Oommen Chandy must be named the first accused in the palmolene case.

The state’s Chief Minister has become an administrator who is trying to cover up corruption and weaken criminal cases, according to him.

P. Jayarajan will continue to be CPM Kannoor District Secretary, and he will get bail in the case, Pinarayi added.

He said that there is discretion towards Dalit research students in Kasargod University.