Mature Kerala minister V Good satisfactory Ebrahim Kunju arrested in Palarivattom flyover scam
Kochi: Mature Public Works minister of Kerala V.Good satisfactory Ebrahim Kunju modified into arrested by the Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Bureau (VACB) in connection with the Palarivattom flyover scam. The VACB personnel recorded the frail minister’s arrest at a interior most health facility within the metropolis the place he is present process clinical medication. Kunju, a senior IUML (Indian Union Muslim League) chief modified into quizzed by the anti-graft company three cases in February this year.
Despite the incontrovertible truth that the VACB officials reached the frail minister’s dwelling at Aluva within the outskirts of Kochi to take him into custody, he modified into no longer there. The officials had been educated that Kunju modified into sick for the closing two days and modified into admitted in a interior most health facility. Later, the VACB personnel recorded the arrest on the health facility. In accordance with reviews, extra measures will most doubtless be taken after consulting with the doctors and assessing his effectively being situation.
Earlier, frail PWD secretary T.O Sooraj modified into arrested by the VACB in connection with the scam. Kunju modified into arraigned within the case constant with the assertion given by Sooraj.
Palarivattom flyover in Kochi, constructed for the length of the UDF regime at a charge of Rs 48 crore and commissioned in 2016 modified into to be a image of corruption with the alleged political and bureaucratic involvement. The flyover has to be reconstructed years after predominant structural damages had been stumbled on. The bridge needed to be closed for more than a year and the Delhi Metro Rail Company has recently began the reconstruction works.
When the gold smuggling case has dented the image of ruling LDF, the horrible arrest of the frail minister and senior IUML chief will flip to be a exact political instrument against the UDF for the length of the ensuing native body elections. Pushed to the wall over a series of allegations within the gold smuggling case, the CPM modified into in deep wretchedness. The arrest of Kunju will give the birthday celebration a probability to counter the UDF’s allegations for the length of the election advertising and marketing campaign.