Thodupuzha : The vigilance team probing complaint of alleged ill-treatment of a tribal employee at hands of Periyar Tiger reserve director Shilpa V Kumar, said the allegations were baseless.
Kumiliy native Sajimon salim had lodged a complaint with the forest minister and principal chief conservator of forest saying he was forced to do household works at Shilpa’s residence including cleaning, laundry and cooking food.
Sajimon is a watcher at the reserve.
Interestingly in middle of the probe the employee himself withdrew the complaint.
The case has been formally closed.