20 August Saturday

Vijay Babu Is Back; Says Will Fully Cooperate With Police

Web Desk(TVM)Updated: Wednesday Jun 1, 2022

Kochi : Film director, Vijay Babu(39), has returned   from Dubai where he fled to after being booked for rape a  young actress. Vijay arrived at Nedumbassery this morning 9 am. There is court’s standing order asking to not  arrest him until  Thursday.

“I have faith in judiciary. I thank all those who have  stood by me.  Shall fully cooperate with police investigation. Shall  prove the truth in court,” said Vijay Babu speaking with news reporters waiting at the airport.

Vijay is  booked in a separate case for revealing victim identity. The actress lodged her complaint with Ernakulam South police station on 22 April. Vijay Babu fled the country on 24th. Later, he appeared on  Facebook Live where he revealed  the victim’s name.

Meanwhile, police have collected the victim’s secret testimony with regard to the  case. Vijay faces charges of rape, physical assault, criminal intimidation and so forth apart from letting on the victim’s name.