Saradha Scam: Businessman Under CBI Scanner


Kolkata: A prominent businessman from Kolkata has come under CBI scanner over his alleged involvement with the Saradha group and the multi-crore scam which followed.

Samar Majumdar, owner of a catering business is currently being quizzed by the sleuths at the CGO Complex office in Kolkata’s Salt Lake area. The bureau has reportedly found Mazumdar’s name in several financial transactions of the group.

Majumdar’s company had been handling the catering in Saradha’s various programmes and events, said reports. His name has surfaced in several high value transacyions of the company which drew the sleuths’ attention.

The Saradha scam is still haunting the West Bengal’s ruling Trinamool government as many of its leader including former transport minister Madan Mitra and rajya Sabha MP Kunal Ghaosh is currently behind the bars for their alleged involvement with the group.