ED (Enforcement Directorate) has summoned Abhishek Prasad, press advisor to Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren. He has been directed to appear in the ED office on August 1. Let us tell you that the MLA representative of CM Pankaj Mishra is on ED remand. Earlier, the ED had raided the suspended IAS Pooja Singhal of Jharkhand and interrogated her on remand. He is currently in Hotwar jail.
Abhishek Prasad after Pooja, Pankaj
ED raid continues in Jharkhand. After raids, summons, interrogation, the process of arrest is going on. The ED arrested him after raiding and recovering large sums of money at several locations including the residence of Jharkhand's suspended IAS Pooja Singhal. The ED took him on remand and interrogated him. They were also suspended. Have not got bail yet. After this, ED's action against CM's MLA representative Pankaj Mishra is going on. In this sequence, on Tuesday, the ED has summoned the press advisor to the CM, Abhishek Prasad. By issuing a notice, the ED has directed him to appear on August 1.
Pankaj Mishra is on ED remand
Let us tell you that on the request of ED, JMM leader and MLA representative of CM Pankaj Mishra, arrested on charges of money laundering in the tender management case, has been sent on remand for 6 days by the court on Tuesday. After the raid in Sahibganj, the ED had summoned him and directed him to appear. He was arrested after interrogation at the ED office. Presently he is on ED remand. They are being questioned by ED officials.