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CBI temporarily attaches 10 officials to Kolkata till Feb 20

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Four days after a standoff with the Police over the questioning of its chief Rajeev Kumar, has posted 10 of its officials temporarily in

In an order issued on February 6, the attached 10 officials, including one of Police (SP), three SPs, two Deputy SPs and three inspectors from different zones to Kolkata's Economic Offence Wing of the agency from February 8 to 20.

The agency directed all the 10 officials to report to the Joint of the (CBI) in

It also said that the orders were taken after the approval from the

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

The Supreme Court, while hearing the matter on Tuesday, directed the to join the CBI probe on February 19 at a neutral place, in Meghalaya's Shillong.



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First Published: Thu, February 07 2019. 16:18 IST