CBI to grill Assam Congress leader Anjan Dutta: Saradha scam


Kolkata: The CBI will grill Assam Pradesh Congress Chairman Anjan Dutta on Thursday for his alleged connection with the multi-crore Saradha scam.The CBI had questioned Dutta earlier in November for his alleged connection to the Saradha scam. An MLA from Amguri in Assam, Dutta’s residence was searched by the agency on 28 August, the sources said.

Dutta is considered a Gogoi loyalist who handled important portfolios like transport. CBI sources said Dutta’s business dealing with Saradha promoter Sudipta Sen came under the scanner as he used to publish material for Saradha group. Popular Assamese singer Sadananda Gogoi has already been arrested by CBI in connection with the scam.