The CBI investigating several chit fund cases, including multi-crore rupees Saradha Group chit fund, today arrested senior journo and editor of a Bengali news daily for his alleged involvement in a chit fund case.
The CBI arrested him after grilling him over six hours hours at its CGO Complex at Salt Lake after the journo was being summoned to appear before the investigating officials. Sources said the CBI was inquiring about his alleged involvement in a case of crore chit fund case. He was called to the central investigating agency office for questioning where he was taken into custody, sources said.
The arrested journo is expected to be taken to Odisha to produce him before Bhubaneswar court on Friday.