IPS officer Arnab Ghosh was the then Deputy Commissioner of Police (Detective Department) and one of the senior officers to probe the Saradha scam, while the cases were being investigated by Bidhannagar Police.
Ghosh had reached the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) office at the CGO complex in Salt Lake around 10 am after he was served summons. The interrogation continued late in the evening for more than nine hours, the sources said.
CID DSP Madhusudan Ghosh and Inspector Abhijit Mukhopadhyay met the CBI officials at around 11.30 am at the CGO complex in Kolkata to respond to the latter's notice, summoning the former top cop today at 10 am.
In the wake of life’s savings lost to scams, children have dropped out of school, marriages have been put off, people have left homes, and suicide, say some, is the only option. The Indian Express on the stories forgotten in the headlines.
Putting this on record in its additional affidavit to the Supreme Court Tuesday, the CBI alleged that Kumar “destroyed... and tampered” with Call Data Records of a key accused, suppressed the FIR registered against Rose Valley and held back evidence.