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Order giving new charges to Rajeev Kumar revoked by Bengal govt

Sources said that after the government issued an order giving Kumar charge of STF and Directorate of Economic Offences (DEO), BJP leader Mukul Roy highlighted the issue before Election Commission.

Former Kolkata top cop now gets additional charge of STF, DEO

In a notification dated March 1, the state government directed Kumar to hold additional charge of the Directorate of Economic Offences and the STF immediately until further order.


West Bengal govt gives Rajeev Kumar additional charge of economic offences, STF

Rajeev Kumar, who completed his tenure as Kolkata police commissioner last month, is now serving as the state CID chief and he would hold additional charge of the two departments until further orders.

Saradha scam: SC asks CBI to file affidavit with details of 'contempt' by West Bengal Police

Asking the investigating agency to file the report within two weeks, the apex court posted the matter for March 26.

Rajeev Kumar likely to hand over charge as Kolkata police commissioner today

Kumar was made Kolkata police commissioner in May 2016 and will complete his three-year tenure soon. He was due for transfer ahead of the Lok Sabha elections. Sources said he is likely to join the Criminal Investigation Department (CID).

Kolkata Police chief grilled by CBI in chit fund scam cases for fifth day

The Kolkata Police chief has already spent more than 30 hours over the past four days inside the highly secured CBI office.


Kolkata Police Chief Rajeev Kumar trying to influence officers linked to probe: ex-TMC MP

The CBI source said Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar will be questioned on Wednesday as well

Saradha scam: Kolkata top cop trying to influence probe, says TMC ex-MP Kunal Ghosh

Ghosh made the announcement after returning to Kolkata a day after the CBI concluded his questioning in Shillong. Kumar, on the other hand, was questioned for 11 hours Tuesday.

Kolkata Police chief Rajeev Kumar faces CBI questioning for fourth day in a row

The Kolkata Police commissioner had already spent over 24 hours in the past three days inside the highly secured CBI office, facing questions relating to Saradha and Rose Valley chit fund scam cases.

Kolkata Police chief, ex-MP appear before CBI for questioning in Shillong

On Sunday, the probe agency questioned Kumar separately and also along with Kunal Ghosh. The marathon questioning of the two lasted over eight hours, he said.