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Solar Rape Case: CBI Questions Adoor Prakash, AP Anilkumar

Web Desk‌Updated: Thursday Aug 18, 2022

Thiruvananthapuram : CBI on Thursday questioned Congress seniors Adoor Prakasha and AP Anilkumar, in connection with the rape case related to solar scam.

The questioning took place at CBI office in Delhi. Congress’s AICC member in charge of Kerala, KC Venugopal was questioned by CBI earlier over testimony from victim that, in 2012,  then minister Venugopal raped her at Rose Villa - the official residence of PA Anil Kumar.

The victim  submitted to CBI digital evidence of the alleged rape. The case wasat  first looked into by Crime Branch until the previous Pinarayi govt transferred it to CBI. Questioning of the Congress leaders was first slated at Trivandrum CBI office, then shifted  over to Delhi..