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CBI begins to grill Kolkata Police chief in Shillong

IANS  |  Shillong 

The (CBI) on Saturday began questioning in connection with the chit fund case, an said.

"They (CBI) have started interrogating Kumar in their (CBI) Shillong branch office since 11 a.m. on the matter," an told IANS on the condition of anonymity.

Kumar arrived at the office at here at 10.45 a.m.

Kumar arrived in Shillong on Friday evening from Kolkata via Guwahati after the Supreme Court, while hearing the matter on Tuesday, directed him to join the probe at a neutral place.

He was accompanied by three cadre IPS officers and his younger brother, the said.

A team was allegedly roughed up and detained for a few hours when it went to question Kumar at his residence in Kolkata on Sunday in connection with its probe into the Saradha and chit fund cases.

Following the face-off between the and Kolkata Police, Chief Minister staged a sit-in protest for over 45 hours.

--IANS

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First Published: Sat, February 09 2019. 13:36 IST
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