The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday carried out raids at a number of places in Kolkata and Asansol districts of West Bengal in reference to the coal rip-off. The company sleuths additionally carried out searches on the remises of Amit Agarwal, a detailed aide of key accused Anup Majhi alias Lala.
The CBI additionally raided the Durgapur workplace of Jai Shree Steels Non-public Restricted, an organization that’s allegedly owned by Agarwal.
The motion by the CBI comes a day after the company questioned Trinamool Congress MP Abhishek Banerjee’s sister-in-law Menka Gambhir’s husband Ankush Arora and her father-in-law Pawan Arora in reference to unlawful coal mining case.
Abhishek Banerjee is nephew of West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee.
The CBI has additionally recorded the assertion of Rujira Banerjee, spouse of Abhishek and Gambhir in February.
In November final 12 months, the central company had performed raids at 45 places in Bengal, Jharkhand, Bihar and Uttar Pradesh in reference to the case.