Kolkata: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Monday Summons state transport minister Suvendu Adhikari in connection with Narada scam.
Earlier On July 19 the ED Summoned Suvendu Adhikari for Narada scam. ED asks Suvendu to come to the office and records statement. Earlier, setting the stage for another bitter showdown between the Centre and the Mamata Banerjee government in West Bengal, the CBI Monday booked 12 Trinamool Congress (TMC) leaders, including MPs and state ministers, and an IPS officer and unidentified “others” for alleged corruption in the Narada ‘sting’ case involving visuals of money changing hands.
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Maintaining that its inquiry revealed “prima facie material for registration of a regular case”, the CBI said an FIR had been lodged under the Prevention of Corruption Act and Indian Penal Code section 120B on criminal conspiracy.
The Narada News tapes, released ahead of the 2016 assembly elections in West Bengal, showed TMC leaders allegedly receiving money from representatives of a fictitious company for future favours.