KOLKATA: Once again, officials of the ED (ET) have questioned Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pa for several hoursl, who is on bail in the chitfund scam of seventeen thousand crore. However, what information has been provided by Tapas has not been disclosed.
Let me tell you that on December 30, 2016, the CBI had arrested Tapas Pal after the name was added to the daily chit fund. The allegation was that Tapas had a close relationship with the head of the Rose Valley Gautam Kundu. He also took a lot of money from several times from Chitfund company. Tapas Pal was also director in the Rose Valley Film Division. He also acquired many facilities illegally. After 13 months of being detained in Bhubaneswar jail, on 1st February this year, Tapas Pal got bail from the court. Meanwhile, in August, the ED filed a new case of economic corruption against three companies of the Rose Valley. In the same case MP Tapas Pal was summoned. It was summoned again on Monday. In the morning, MP Tapas Pal came with wife Nandini at ED office CGO Complex. The officers questioned hours to Tapas.
CBI and ED have started accelerating the investigation of Saradha, Narda and Rose Valley when the Lok Sabha elections come nearer. The investigating agencies had filed an affidavit in the court before completing the investigation before the Loksabha election.