The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is considering additional authorized motion in opposition to senior Kolkata police officer Rajeev Kumar as he once more failed to seem earlier than the company on Tuesday in reference to the Saradha rip-off case.
“The probe staff had earlier written to the West Bengal Chief Secretary and the Director-Normal of Police to find out his whereabouts. It was later advised that the CBI’s message had reached Mr. Kumar,” mentioned an company official.
The official mentioned: “Mr. Kumar’s lawyer was then requested to make sure his presence earlier than the probe staff at 10 a.m. on Tuesday. Nonetheless, he has not turned up. Additional authorized motion is being contemplated.”
In response to Monday’s CBI letters, the State authorities officers had mentioned that the previous Kolkata Police Commissioner was on go away from September 9 to 25 and so they had been unable to contact him.
Final week, the Calcutta Excessive Courtroom had vacated its earlier orders giving aid to Mr. Kumar from showing earlier than the company.