Thiruvananthapuram: The Enforcement Directorate on Thursday, filed a charge sheet against the Chief Minister’s former Principal Secretary M Shivasankar in the money laundering case.
The 1000 page long charge sheet was filed 56 days after Shivasankar’s arrest. This is ED’s second charge sheet in the money laundering case. The charge sheet was filed before the Ernakulam Principal Sessions Court. Shivasankar was arrested in the money laundering case on October 29.
Shivasankar’s arrest comes on the heels of 60 days on December 29. With this, Shivasankar will have to face obstacles too get natural bail.
Earlier, the ED had informed the court that there are chances that evidence could be tarnished if Shivasankar is granted bail