Kolkata: The Special Director of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), Rakesh Asthana, will hold a meeting with investigating officers of different cases, including those of Saradha chit fund scam and Narada sting operation, in Kolkata on Tuesday.
There will also be discussion on the Rose Valley scam and other cases that the central investigating agency is probing. Sources said that this is the first time when such a meeting is going to be held in the city. From Tuesday Asthana will be holding the meeting in CBI’s office at Nizam Palace. Asthana will discuss all the matters of all the cases with their Investigating Officers (IOs).
Partha Chatterjee said on this, “CBI will be more active as Lok Sabha is coming.” The sudden visit is intentional and there are political influence behind such activity. There are many cases and scams going on for last few years.
It may be mentioned that there were several issues in connection with cases, including that of Narada. Asthana will reach Kolkata on Tuesday and he will be holding the meeting on Tuesday. On Monday, he was in Bhubaneswar and held a meeting with officers there.
The meeting was held in connection with 30 chit fund cases that took place in Odisha. It may be mentioned that authorities of Apple have stated that they will not be providing the details which CBI had sought in connection with Mathew Samuel, former Narada CEO’s iPhone.