Actress Manju Warrier is the 11th witness of the February 2017 kidnap and assault case of a popular Malayalam actor. Manju Warrier's ex-husband Dileep is one of the accused in the case. Manju appeared before the additional special sessions court in Kochi on Thursday and repeated her stance on Dileep. She took the support of rape survivor and accused Dileep as guilty.
In 2017, Manju told police that she divorced Dileep as he is having an extra-marital affair with Kavya Madhavan (Dileep's current wife). Manju also revealed that it is the actress who got sexually assaulted, revealed Dileep's affair to her.
According to the case filed, Dileep wanted to take revenge on the actress who revealed his affair to Manju. Thus, he paid money to prime accused Pulsar Suni to rape the concerned actress and record the footage.
Manju stated that she met the attack survivor on the day she got assaulted. When the film industry held a program in response to the attack, she also took part in the support of the rape survivor. She added that there was a conspiracy behind this attack.
Manju also revealed that she had cut all the contacts with the film industry after marrying Dileep. She hadn't interacted with anyone. One day, she happened to see the chats between Dileep and Kavya. She shared them with her friends Geethu, Samyukta and the assaulted actress. When Manju told what the assaulted actress has informed her about Dileep and Kavya's affair, Dileep said that the assaulted actress knows nothing and is ignorant.