Later, she came under the scanner of the Police and was arrested upon concluding that she was also an accomplice to the scam and had used her popularity to entice customers into parting with their money. Digital subscription comes free with it. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress. By this point, she had completed her 'plus two' junior college studies and had a diploma from a polytechnic in electronics and communication. Team Solar was unsuccessful in lobbying Kerala Govt to get include in programmes. It ended soon after she gave birth to a son. Refrain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks, name calling or inciting hatred against any community.
But in 2013, when the Chandy government started feeling the solar scam heat in the form of blackmail, the case was reopened and Biju was arrested for the murder of his wife. Born into a middle class Nair family in Chengannur in central Kerala, Saritha is the second daughter of Somasekharan Nair and Indira. Saritha Nair's calls to various ministers have been discussed with insinuations of something more than cheating; the reading between the lines hinted that sex involved. The issue snowballed when Sridharan Nair, a quarry owner, claimed that he had met the Chief Minister, at his office, along with Saritha, during which the Chief Minister encouraged investments in renewable energy. When these stories turn stale, we can always depend on a certain politician to entertain us. In 2006, Biju is alleged to have killed his wife Resmi in order to marry Saritha. The activists of the , who blocked three entry and exit gates of the and claimed that the fourth will be blocked later in that day.
After marriage, Saritha undertook a diploma course in aircraft maintenance and engineering. Shalu Menon was arrested today afternoon by Kerala Police in Solar Scam case: Asianet News exclusive footage. Saritha once again found herself in trouble, this time in a Visa cheating case. What mattered is that this young woman entrepreneur with extraordinary skills was overenthusiastic and ambitious. For this advance payments were collected but the company failed to deliver the goods. Kottayam: The police Friday arrested popular actress and dancer Shalu Menon in connection with the solar scandal case. She had also given him her mobile phone.
Currently, Biju, the first accused in the solar scam case, is also serving a life term for the murder of Resmi. Is he now being put on trial for opening the doors of the chief minister's office to the public? After collecting large sums from investors in the name of a company called Team Solar, the couple - Saritha Nair and her live-in partner Biju Radhakrishnan - would fail to deliver the solar panels. They have not encountered a situation where you have absolutely no access to the office of the person in charge of the state. The channels gleefully beep out his interviews as if they were A-rated films. However, a resident of the state capital registered a complaint against Shalu Menon, saying she had accompanied Biju Radhakrishnan when he took Rs.
Those familiar with the way Chandy has operated so far know that anybody can call or walk into his office; anybody can meet him. According to Saritha, Biju used a major portion of the money she had collected as advance payment from businessmen for setting up solar panel units for himself and Shalu. Image used for representational purpose only. It was likely her appearance that compelled many politicians to try and get close to her. Her attorney, Fenny Balakrishnan termed the revelations as very crucial and capable of changing the direction of the investigation. Later on she admitted that she had been involved in the scandal. But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments.
Scandals, generally involving money, go hand-in-hand with politics. Such third party cookies may track your use on Filmibeat sites for better rendering. Biju slowly started drifting away from Saritha after he met Shalu Menon — a cine-serial actress. The scam came to light when one of the customers who had paid for the installation filed a case against the company. His crime was that he spoke to her.
Shalu is more popular as a dancer rather than an actor. The police recorded the statement in the report submitted to the First Class Judicial Magistrate Court here on Saturday which later remanded her in the Attakulangara sub-jail till Monday. The anger of the opposition and the media has not simmered down though the guilty were booked for the crime. His crime was that she visited his office. However, Sadasivan Nair recalled the death of Somasekharan as a case of suicide.
Most of her immediate neighbours at Chengannur — the family's erstwhile home — refuse to talk about her as they do not want to be dragged into unnecessary controversy. These are part and parcel of life in Kerala. Shocking images of aggressive men and women throwing stones at the police… The police, in turn, using water cannons… Violent hooligans taking vicarious pleasure in destroying public property. Radhakrishnan was arrested from Coimbatore, and Menon's mobile phone was recovered from him. Though both were sent to jail for a brief period, the case was somehow settled. Something else has become integral to Kerala these days -- thunderous newspaper headlines and television channels screaming of sleaze and sex. Meanwhile, the Left opposition was up in arms against state Home Minister Thiruvanchoor Radhakrishnan, alleging that he was protecting the actor.
The two women were depicted like cabaret dancers, gyrating their hips and luring men by singing sexy numbers. Her name reappeared in the news after her scandal video was released and went viral on social media including on 12 October 2014. His mass contact programmes -- where he has met thousands of people at various places in the state -- have been a huge hit. The office was used to lure gullible people by women, including Malayalam movie actress Shalu Menon, who was used as brand ambassador of the company and enticed customers into parting with their money. They have gone berserk showing images of sexy women and small-time actresses. The Chief Minister refuted these claims on the floor of the Assembly, stating that the only time he met Sridharan Nair was as a representative of Quarry owners. The only politician she once alleged to have raped her was.