Malayalam actress abduction: Dileep's third bail plea rejected by Kerala High Court

The Kerala High Court on Tuesday, August 29 turned down a third bail plea by Dileep in Malayalam actress abduction case

The Malayalam actress abduction case had a recent development. The case had already created a lot buzz and now the latest development definitely came as a shock for actor Dileep. The Kerala High Court on Tuesday turned down a third bail plea by Malayalam actor Dileep, who has been in custody for over seven weeks, accused of kidnapping the actress. The actor applied for bail on August 10.

Following his arrest on July 10, Dileep has been lodged in the Aluva sub-jail for his involvement in the abduction and molestation of a Malayalam actress in February. The Kerala Police had found evidence against Dileep for conspiring the actress’ abduction and molestation on February 17 when she had been from Thrissur to Kochi.

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A trial court earlier denied Dileep’s first bail plea. Following which the actor then approached the High Court, which also turned down his plea. Dileep employed a new counsel, replacing his previous one, who appeared twice for his bail hearings.

The police had earlier arrested the prime accused, Pulsar Suni, and his accomplices a week after the incident. However, a conspiracy angle cropped up much later that led to Dileep’s arrest.

The prosecution submitting a detailed list of fresh evidences on Tuesday and argued that giving bail to Dileep could hamper the probe.

Dileep, actress abduction case

Malayalam actor Dileep is currently in police custody.

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On February 17, 2017, the actress was traveling from Thrissur to Kochi by road when she was abducted. She was reported to have been molested en route and after almost two hours, she was dumped near the house of a director.

Inputs – IANS


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