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CBI Arrests Trinamool Chief Anubrata Mondal For ‘Non-Cooperation In Probe’

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CBI arrested senior Trinamool Congress chief Anubrata Mondal from his residence (File)

Bolpur, West Bengal:

The CBI as we speak arrested senior Trinamool Congress chief Anubrata Mondal from his residence in Bengal’s Bolpur for allegedly not cooperating in its probe right into a cattle smuggling case, an official stated.

Mr Mondal was arrested after an nearly hour-long interrogation by a CBI crew that arrived on the Birbhum district president’s home early this morning, he stated.

“We now have arrested him for non-cooperation within the investigation into the cattle smuggling rip-off. We now have discovered Mr Mondal’s direct involvement within the rip-off. We are going to query him as we speak and take needed motion as per regulation,” the official instructed Press Belief of India.

The CBI served a discover to the Trinamool chief earlier than arresting him, he stated.

Mr Mondal had twice skipped his scheduled look earlier than the central probe company in the previous few days, citing ill-health.

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Earlier within the day, a CBI crew comprising no less than eight officers together with personnel of central forces reached Mr Mondal’s residence round 10 am, and carried out a search operation, as a part of the probe.

Mr Mondal was grilled in a room on the second ground of his residence, the official stated.

He stated the CBI would additionally query the physician of a Bolpur hospital who had prescribed Mr Mondal mattress relaxation for 14 days.

Officers of the probe company are conducting raids at residences of a number of shut associates of the Trinamool chief as effectively, the official added.

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Mr Mondal has been questioned twice by the CBI, which within the latest previous carried out raids at varied areas within the district in reference to the case.

His bodyguard Saigal Hossain has additionally been arrested by the central company.

(Aside from the headline, this story has not been edited by NDTV employees and is revealed from a syndicated feed.)

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