Saradha Scam: Assam Congress Chief grilled by CBI


Kolkata: Assam Pradesh Congress President Anjan Dutta was questioned by CBI on Friday in connection with Saradha scam. He was quizzed at CGO complex in Kolkata. This is the second time that Dutta has been quizzed in connection with the scam.

He had entered into a business deal with Saradha Chief Sudipta Sen. He said, “CBI sought some data relating to my transaction in connection with printing of ‘Sakalbela’ newspaper which was owned by Saradha group. A written statement in this regard will be filled with CBI.”

CBI already interrogated former Assam Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma in connection with the scam. CBI also raided the house of former DGP of Assam Police Shankar Baruah who shot himself last year, in connection with the chit fund scam.