Kolkata: After the end of First phase in Narada sting case, CBI on Thursday started second phase of investigation in Narada sting operation. CBI today visits Madan Mitra’s Dakshineswar House and reconstructs the case.
Acoording to sources, CBI takes photo of each and every corner of the house and also the place where Madan takes the bribe. Madan Mitra also presented on the time and helped CBI on investigation. The CBI plans to take Mathew Samuel with him to reconstruct the video. The CBI has already questioned Mathew ans some of the Trinamool leaders.
Earlier, The CBI interrogated Trinamool Congress leader and former West Bengal minister Madan Mitra in connection with the Narada tapes scam. Mitra, who was earlier named in the Saradha ponzi scam and spent several months in judicial custody, was probed to ascertain his involvement in the Narada tapes scam, CBI sources said.
Besides Mitra, names of several other Trinamool Congress leaders had figured in the Narada tapes scam. The Narada tapes scam purportedly showed the Narada News CEO Matthew Samuels posing as a businessman and allegedly offering money to several TMC leaders.
CBI had earlier arrested Mitra in the Saradha ponzi scam where he was among the list of beneficiaries. He later got bail from the court.
Mitra had served the first Trinamool Congress government of Mamata Banerjee in the capacity of Sports and Transport ministers. Both the CBI and the ED are concurrently probing the Narada tapes scam.