Kolkata : Kunal Ghosh, spokesperson of the ruling party Trinamool Congress, reached the Enforcement Directorate (ED) office on Tuesday morning after being summoned for questioning in the Saradha chit fund scam case of billions of rupees.
On Monday, the ED gave notice to him and asked him to be present at 11:00 am on Tuesday. Accordingly, at the right time, Kunal Ghosh reached Saltlec’s CGO Complex’s investigating agency office. Before entering there, Ghosh said that the number of times the investigating agencies would call. Their questioning has started.
It is noteworthy that Saradal Chitfund used to manage the company’s media business. It is alleged that he took several crores of rupees from the group and played a big role in mobilizing media and leaders of the ruling party Trinamool Congress in running the illegal business of the chit fund company.
Kunal has been in jail for nearly two years in the Saradha chit fund case. He was granted bail on the condition of cooperation in interrogation with the investigating agencies. On Monday, when the ED sent a notice to Kunal Ghosh, he made it clear that he would cooperate with the investigation agencies in the inquiry.
It is noteworthy that the CBI probing the coal smuggling case surfaced recently, had questioned Rujira Banerjee, wife of Abhishek Banerjee, nephew of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. Kunal Ghosh raised a question about this.