West Bengal: Rs 15 crore found in Kolkata businessman's house raid, ED team took away by filling truck

Pankaj Prasad
ED team raided in Gardenreach
ED team raided in Gardenreach

ED team raided the house of transport businessman Nisar Khan in Gardenreach and seized Rs 15 crore.

In Kolkata, the capital of West Bengal, the ED team has recovered about 15 crore notes. On Saturday morning, the ED team raided the house of transport businessman Nisar Khan in Gardenreach. Under the cot, several bundles of Rs 500 and Rs 2000 wrapped in plastic packets were found. Enforcement Directorate officials did not open their mouth on whether the money recovered from the transporter's house is related to coal or cow smuggling.

Puddles of notes found under the bed at businessman's house

Enforcement Directorate (ED) officials have recovered a huge amount of money from the house of Nisar Khan, a transport businessman in Gardenreach. According to sources, several bundles of Rs 500 notes wrapped in plastic bags were found from under the bed of Nisar's two-storey house. A bundle of Rs 2000 notes has also been found.

ED officials conducted joint operation at three places

ED officials started joint operation at three places in Kolkata. According to ED sources, the operation was carried out on McLeod Street near Park Street. ED sources said that the remaining two raids were conducted in the area adjacent to the port and the royal stable area of ​​Gardenreach .

ED called for 4 machines to count money

The entire house was surrounded by CRPF jawans. Additional troops were deployed throughout the area. The ED had already approached the bank officials. It is known that many machines were brought to count money. According to ED sources, the money recovered is largely unaccounted for. However, he could not give any information about where this money came from and how it came.

family inquiry

Officials of the Central Intelligence Agency are interrogating Nisar Khan as well as his family members. Local residents are lined up to watch the ED raid in the area. People have gathered in front of the house and all kinds of things are going on.