Kochi: The Vigilance is carrying out a raid at Muslim League’s Daily Chandrika’s head office in connection with Palarivattom bridge scam. It is alleged that former Minister VK Ebrahim Kunju transferred Rs 10 crore to Chandrika’s account.
Vigilance had informed the High Court that an amount of Rs 10 crore had been transferred to Chandrika’s account. G. Krishnan, a native of Kalamassery, had approached the court alleging that the former minister had deposited over Rs 10 crore into two accounts of the daily.
Vigilance had also searched Ebrahim Kunju’s residence yesterday. At the same time, VK Ebrahim Kunju responded that he was not afraid of arrest in the Palarivattom bridge scam and said that he does not require anticipatory bail.
Ebrahim Kunju is the fifth accused in the Palarivattom scam.