ED grilled Riniki Biswa Sharma


Kolkata: The Enforcement Directorate grilled Riniki Bhuyan Sharma alias Riniki Biswa Sharma, the wife of the former Assam minister Himanta Biswa Sharma and an accused in the Saradha scam on Tuesday, at ED’s office in CGO complex, Salt Lake.

According to the reports, the ED is investigating the connection between a TV Channel owned by Riniki at Guwahati and Saradha Group. Earlier CBI also questioned Riniki Biswa Sharma for her alleged connection with Saradha Group.

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She got embroiled in the controversy when Saradha boss Sudipta Sen in his letter to CBI alleged that he paid huge money to News Live owned by Riniki.

CBI last year conducted raid on her news channel’s office in Guwahati and seized documents relating to the ads issued by Saradha. CBI also interrogated Dr.Himanta Biswa Sharma earlier.