Kolkata News: In the coal smuggling case, the team of CBI Kolkata knocked at the house of state Labor and Law and Justice Minister Malay Ghatak early in the morning. The CBI team reached his house in six vehicles. The team that arrived with CRPF personnel started the raid. Let us tell you that this is the biggest action of the CBI in the coal smuggling case. According to the information received, raids are being conducted at six places of Minister Malay Ghatak.
The raid action being taken by the CBI has been done in the case of alleged coal smuggling from the mines of ‘Eastern Coalfields Limited’ in Asansol. Giving information, the officials said that raids are being conducted at a total of six places.
The case was registered in November 2020
Let us inform that in November 2020, the CBI registered an FIR against Anoop Manjhi alias Lala, ECL general manager Amit Kumar Dhar and Jayesh Chandra Rai, ECL security chief Tanmay Das, Kunustoria area security inspector Dhananjay Rai and Kajor area security in-charge Debashish Mukherjee. Was. Meanwhile, according to the information received, CBI officials have raided three houses of Ghatak in Asansol in West Vardhman district and one house located in Lake Garden area of Kolkata.
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What do CBI officers say?
A CBI official told PTI that his name has cropped up in the coal smuggling case. We need to know what was his role in that? We have enough evidence of Ghatak’s involvement in the scam. Ghatak was not in any house when the raids took place. The CBI officials took the mobile phones of the minister’s family members and made them sit together in a room in their house in Asansol, he said. During the raid, their houses were surrounded by the soldiers of the Central forces.