ISRO espionage case: SC orders CBI probe into role of Kerala cops who arrested scientist Nambi Narayan
The apex court said the CBI may treat the report of a high-level panel as part of its preliminary investigation, and asked the agency to submit its report to the court within three months
The 79-year-old former scientist, who was given a clean chit by the CBI in the case, maintains that the Kerala Police had "fabricated" the case
Kerala to give Rs 50 lakh as compensation to ex-ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan falsely implicated in espionage case
The ISRO spy case surfaced in 1994 when Nambi Narayanan was arrested on charges of espionage along with another senior ISRO official, two Maldivian women and a businessman.
ISRO spy case: SC judgment will help to change mindset of law enforcement machinery, says Nambi Narayanan
Narayanan said that there was a strong ground to suspect the hands of the CIA behind the case as the US was upset with India’s move to enter into a deal with Russia to develop the cryogenic technology.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday said it may ask the Kerala government to re-investigate the role of the then SIT officers who had framed former scientist S Nambi Narayanan in the ISRO espionage case, but ruled out the possibility of any departmental action against them due to the passage of time