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Let truth come out, says Balabhaskar’s wife

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Lekshmi, widow of violinist Balabhaskar said that she hasn’t stated that she doesn’t know Praksh Thampy, accused in gold smuggling case. I just pointed that Thampy was not Balabhaskar’s manager. Let the truth behind his death come out through a probe. She reacted at a time when many came forward alleging mystery in his accidental death.

Meantime, the latest report obtained is that there will be a delay in interrogating Prakash Thampy. His custody will be obtained only after completing the procedures. Prakash was arrested in the case registered by DRI. The CBI has intervened in the case involving customs officials. It is hinted that the CBI has approached the court seeking the custody of Thampy. In that case, Thampy’s custody will be given to the crime branch after the interrogation of CBI. His statement will be registered after the report of the forensic team.