Ernakulum: Sarith, the former PRO in UAE consulate and co- accused and close crony of key accused Swapna Suresh over the gold smuggling case has taken in to custody. He was reportedly confessed to the crime. The court extended his remand period till 15th of this month. Sarith, the co-accused and close crony of Swapna Suresh is taken by the Customs for interrogation.
Swapna moved her bail plea with a senior advocate through online in the high court. In her bail plea Swapna reinforced her innocence and reiterated she did not sneaked gold through the diplomatic baggage. The high court set to decide over whether her bail plea would be considered or not.