Solar scam accused Saritha S. Nair sticks to her oral statement made before the Economic Offences Court in Kochi and will file a written statement soon, as directed by the Chief Judicial Magistrate, said Fenny Balakrishnan, Saritha’s counsel, here on Wednesday.
Biju Radhakrishnan and Saritha, the first two accused in the Team Solar cheating case, were brought to the district jail here from Perumbavoor with a strong police escort on Wednesday afternoon. Mr. Balakrishnan visited Saritha at the district jail for about an hour, reportedly for preparing the draft statement to be filed before the court.
Talking to reporters, Mr. Balakrishnan said the draft had been prepared, the details of which could not be revealed now time as it amounted to contempt of court.
However, he said neither he nor his client was under any pressure following her decision to reveal the names of certain important personalities in connection with the solar scam.
Mr. Balakrishnan said he had with him the names of the VIPs Saritha had revealed before the court and would make it public once he got the court’s permission.