A court here on Friday extended by one more day the police custody of Malayalam superstar Dileep, who was arrested in connection with the abduction and molestation of a popular actress.
The court accepted a request by the police and extended the actor’s custody till Saturday 5 p.m.The actor’s counsel K. Ramkumar told the media outside the court that the bail plea would be taken up on Saturday afternoon.
His counsel was critical of the manner in which the police probe has been going ahead. Ramkumar also asked if the police have enough evidence then why were they searching for an approver.
The police who had questioned Dileep’s manager Appunny and also actor-turned-director Nadir Shah, along with Dileep for 13 hours earlier in July, are waiting for Appunny to turn up.
The police was reported to have asked Appunny to turn up but all his phones have been switched off .