Vigilance Court rejects plea to probe bribery allegations against Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, daughter

The Vigilance Court rejected the plea on finding it raised general allegations without sufficient materials to make out a prima facie case that the accused committed any offence under the Prevention of Corruption Act
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A Kerala Vigilance Court on Saturday rejected a petition for investigation into allegations of bribery and misuse of power by high-ranking public officials in Kerala, including its Chief Minister (CM) Pinarayi Vijayan, in connection with the mining and other business interests of Cochin Mineral and Rutile Ltd (CMRL) [Gireesh Babu v Veena Thaikandiyil & Ors.].

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