With actor Dileep’s anticipatory bail plea within the actress abduction case to be heard on Friday, a crew of police officers arrived at his residence close to right here on Thursday. The home was discovered locked, however the police crew jumped the gate to enter the premises. After an hour, a relative of the actor reached the spot and opened the home for the police to do the inspection and search, for which they’d the permission from the court docket.
It was final week that the police registered a recent case beneath non-bailable clauses towards Dileep, his brother Anoop, his brother-in-law Sooraj and different members of the family.
Dileep had moved the court docket looking for anticipatory bail within the new case registered by the police crew investigating the actress abduction case, during which he’s an accused.
This recent improvement got here at a time when the trial within the case was in its final lap, however issues went haywire after a revelation by an in depth buddy of the actor and Malayalam film director Balachandra Kumar.
Kumar, who not too long ago fell out with Dileep, had instructed the police that the actor is in possession of some clips of the feminine actor, who was sexually assaulted. Kumar additionally identified that the actor had threatened to take motion on his personal towards a couple of police officers, who had been probing the actress abduction case.
Kumar introduced himself earlier than the police probe crew and gave his detailed assertion and on Wednesday he testified the identical earlier than an area Justice of the Peace.
By the way, the visuals, which in line with Kumar had been proven by Dileep, have solely been seen by the trial court docket until then, and therefore the recent revelation by Kumar has landed Dileep in serious trouble.
Retired former SP George Joseph, who throughout his service interval was part of a number of probe groups, stated there was nothing incorrect within the arrival of the police on the actor’s dwelling. “What has now come out are recent revelations and the police are duty-bound to go after the brand new proof to corroborate the revelation. As issues stand, all these will come earlier than the court docket which is able to contemplate the anticipatory bail plea moved by the actor,” stated Joseph.
In his plea, Dileep stated all of the revelations are “baseless” and that he has completed no incorrect.
Dileep was arrested in 2017 in a case associated to a gang sexually assaulting a frontline heroine of South Indian films and filming the assault. After two months in jail, he was launched on bail and the trial within the case was on, when the recent revelation was made.