Chennai: Senior journalist and editor of Nakkeeran magazine Nakkeeran Gopal appeared before CBI office, Chennai, on Tuesday in connection with Pollachi sex scandal. He was summoned by CBI as a witness in Pollachi case. After attending the CBI inquiry, speaking to the press Nakkeeran Gopal expressed hope that soon many hidden names relating to Pollachi issue will be brought out by CBI. He also said that CBI was going in a right direction to bring you out the truth and the network behind the Pollachi issue.
The Pollachi sex scandal came to light on February 24 ago after the four accused were arrested in February for allegedly blackmailing and sexually harassing a 19-year-old girl. The girl had lodged a complaint with Pollachi East Station police, alleging that her friends took her in a car and sexually abused her. They had allegedly sexually harassed and blackmailed 50 women across Tamil Nadu.
The accused were arrested and remanded under the Goondas Act.