CBI arrests top TMC leaders Firhad Hakim, Subrata Mukherjee, Madan Mitra, Sovan Chatterjee in Narada case
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday arrested three TMC MLAs, including two ministers Firhad Hakim and Subrata Mukherjee in connection with Narada scam case.
Another leader is Madan Mitra. The agency also arrested former TMC leader Sovhan Chatterjee.
Informing about the move, CBI Chief Information Officer RC Joshi said that the central agency arrested four then ministers (Firhad Hakim, Subrata Mukherjee, Madan Mitra and Sovhan Chatterjee) of West Bengal government in case related to Narada sting operation. “CBI had registered instant case on April 16, 2017, on orders of Calcutta High Court,” Joshi said.
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on May 17 arrested four Trinamool Congress (TMC) leaders, including two recently-inducted ministers in the Mamata Banerjee government and a legislator, in connection with the 2016 Narada sting operation case.
The officials of the central agency visited the houses of these leaders and brought them for questioning at its office in Kolkata’s Nizam Palace.