Cattle smuggling scam: CBI likely to question TMC leader Anubrata Mondal at Asansol jail

The CBI has arrested the TMC Birbhum district president for not cooperating with the central agency in its probe into the alleged cattle smuggling scam

Press Trust of India August 30, 2022 11:56:44 IST
Cattle smuggling scam: CBI likely to question TMC leader Anubrata Mondal at Asansol jail

TMC leader Anubrata Mondal. Image courtesy: News18

Asansol: A team of CBI sleuths is likely to visit Asansol jail on Tuesday to question arrested Trinamool Congress leader Anubrata Mondal in connection with their ongoing investigation into the alleged cattle smuggling scam, an officer said.

A four-member team of CBI reached Asansol from Kolkata on Monday night.

“Our officers will be visiting the jail where Mondal is lodged. We hope to get new information from him”, the officer told PTI.

The CBI has arrested the TMC Birbhum district president for not cooperating with the central agency in its probe into the alleged cattle smuggling scam.

Following his arrest, the agency conducted back-to-back search operations at several places in the Birbhum district and seized various documents.

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