Jharkhand cash case: Arrested Congress MLA had earlier received Rs 75 lakh, revealed in CID investigation

Pankaj Prasad
Jharkhand cash case
Jharkhand cash case

On July 30, three Jharkhand Congress MLAs Rajesh Kachhap, Naman Vixal Kongadi and Irfan Ansari were arrested from Panchla in Howrah with Rs 49 lakh 37 thousand.

Ranchi: A big disclosure has come to light in the investigation of three Jharkhand Congress MLAs arrested from Kolkata, Bengal. In fact, Kolkata CID hawala businessman Mahendra Agarwal is continuously questioning in this case. During interrogation, it has come to know that Rs 75 lakh was delivered to the three MLAs even earlier. After interrogation till late on Wednesday, Mahendra was sent home. Let us inform that MLA Rajesh Kachhap, Naman Vixal Kongadi and Irfan Ansari were arrested by the Bengal Police. On July 30, the three MLAs were arrested from Panchla in Howrah.

CID officials questioned Mahendra again on Thursday morning. If CID sources are to be believed, then in the preliminary interrogation of Mahendra Agarwal, it has been found that Rs 75 lakhs had been delivered to the three MLAs even before this. Earlier on July 20, Irfan Ansari and Rajesh Kachhap had gone to Guwahati. From there on July 21, both returned to Kolkata. Then Mahendra Agarwal gave 75 lakhs to Irfan and Rajesh. The MLAs had gone to Jharkhand regarding this. According to CID sources, for the second time, the three MLAs had reached Guwahati on July 29.

From there he returned to Kolkata on 30 July. After that, stayed for some time in a hotel located on Sudar Street in Kolkata. Then he was given Rs 49.37 lakh for the second installment. With that amount, the three MLAs were about to return to Jharkhand. Even before this, he was caught by the Kolkata Police.

According to the investigating agency, CID has got many types of information from Mahendra's interrogation and his mobile's call list. According to the allegation, Mahendra had so far handed over Rs 1.24 crore 37 thousand 300 to the MLAs. From where did Mahendra jugaad these money? Who had instructed him to give Rs. The agency is investigating this.