- Police interrogated director Nadirshah for almost five hours
- Nadirshah said police did not threaten to arrest him
- The director also said that he believes that Dileep is innocent
The interrogation of director Nadirshah, who is also a close friend of actor Dileep, lasted for about five hours. The Special Investigation Team (SIT) asked the director about various matters relating to actress attack case.
The director, while talking to media persons after coming out of the police club after interrogation said that he explained to police about his innocence in the case. He also clarified that the officials did not threaten to arrest him.
However, Nadirshah had in his bail plea said that the SIT is forcing him to give the statement against Dileep and threatened to arrest him in case he failed to act according to their instructions.
The director said that he was afraid of police interrogation as he does not have any criminal background or had never approached police or court for anything. He further clarified that the officials are convinced about his innocence in the case and that is why he was not included in the list of accused.
When asked about Dileep's role in the case Nadirshah said that he strongly believes that Dileep is innocent. He also clarified about the allegation made by Pulsar Suni that he got ₹30, 000 from the director.
He also said that he didn't know Pulsar Suni and was not aware that it was Suni who called him over the phone till police told him so. The director also said that he has handed over his phone call records to the police.
Last Updated 31, Mar 2018, 6:42 PM IST