Kannur : DCC Secretary CJ Thankachan allegedly paid Rs 3 crore in bribe to RSS Leader P Sashidharan for quarrying activities at a site he wields in Panoor. The revelation was made by RSS worker PK Chathu who owns the land on which the quarry is situated.
According to Chathu there were rent arrears to the tune of Rs 3 crore due to him from Thankachan against the site. This is the sum, Sashidharan swindled, said Chathu in a televised interview on Kairali TV. Another RSS leader PP Suresh threatened to kill him if matters were exposed, Chathu revealed. Chathu has approached RSS’s state leadership regarding the issue, he added.