Godala remanded to 14 days’ Police Custody


Siliguri: Kiran Kumar Godala has been remanded to another police custody of 14 days by the Siliguri District Court on Monday. On Saturday, former CEO of SJDA Godala Kiran Kumar was once again  questioned by the CID. After day long quizzing, the officers could not bring anything out of Kiran Kumar on Friday, hence, he was further questioned on Saturday.The former CEO of Siliguri Jalpaiguri Development Authority (SJDA), Godala Kiran Kumar was once again arrested by the CID on last Weednesday. According to  sources it was heard that Kiran Kumar was quizzed by the cops for hours before getting nabbed by the cops.

Earlier Enforcement Directorate, which is probing the Siliguri Jalpaiguri Development Authority (SJDA) scam, had summoned IAS officer Godala Kiran Kumar. In connection to the SJDA scam, Trinamool leader and minister Gautam Deb had also been summoned by the ED.The Rs 200-crore ‘scam’ happened when Godala Kiran Kumar was the SJDA chief executive officer and he was alleged to be involved in a scam in connection to electric chullis . He is under investigation in eight cases involving alleged siphoning of funds meant for projects that were executed only on paper, say sources.