Biju, his mother are accused in the killing of his wife

: Biju Radhakrishnan, prime accused in the solar scam, who is currently lodged at the Kakkanad Jail in Ernakulam district will be lodged at the Kollam District Jail from November 18 to December 4 in connection with the trial in the Reshmi murder case in which he has been listed as accused number one and his mother, Rajammal, a co-accused. Reshmi was Biju’s wife.

The trial in the case will commence before the District and Sessions Court here on November 18. Taking up the case on Tuesday, the judge Ashok Menon said the trial would continue till December 4. On Tuesday, both were produced before the court and the charges framed by the Kollam Crime Branch CID were read out to them. Biju was independently charged with murder, simple hurt to his elder son at the time of committing the murder, and destruction of evidence.

Following the decision of the court to conduct continuous trial, Special Public Prosecutor G. Mohanraj requested the court to lodge Biju at the Kollam district jail during the trial period.

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