Reacting to Swapna's refusal to issue an apology for her allegations against him, MV Govindan affirmed that he won’t back off from the case against Swapna.
In his notice, MV Govindan said Swapna's statement through the media has defamed his reputation. He asked her to withdraw the accusations and apologise through prominent newspapers.
The Karnataka Police issued a notice to Vijesh Pillai to appear before an investigation officer for inquiry within six days.
Swapna Suresh alleged that Kerala CM has not reacted to the massive fire incident because of the "involvement" of former secretary to the Kerala CMO, M Sivasankar in the "deal" to set up the waste management plant at Brahmapuram.
The prime accused in the case says Karnataka police registered a case against Vijesh Pillai, who gave her death threat.
Satheesan said that CM Vijayan and CPI-M State Secretary MV Govindan have the responsibility to answer the allegations raised by Swapna Suresh on Facebook live in the gold smuggling case.
The prime accused in the gold smuggling case alleged that CPI-M Kerala secretary MV Govindan, through an intermediary, offered her Rs 30 crore to withdraw the allegations against Kerala chief minister and his family.
Swapna Suresh challenges Kerala CM to release CCTV footage of Cliff House to prove he has not met her.
Swapna said that the role of all the big sharks will be brought out and the legal battle will continue.