Saradha scam: CBI sets up special team to trace Rajeev Kumar; ex-Kolkata top cop failed to appear for questioning twice
Highly places sources said the agency is trying to locate Rajeev Kumar and has even written to the West Bengal DGP and the chief secretary to instruct him to appear before the investigation team.
Saradha scam: Calcutta HC vacates order granting protection from arrest to ex-Kolkata Police commissioner Rajeev Kumar
The Calcutta High Court on Friday vacated its order granting protection from arrest to former Kolkata Police commissioner Rajeev Kumar in connection with the Saradha chit fund scam.
SC refuses to set up special bench for former Kolkata Police commissioner Rajeev Kumar's plea seeking extension of stay on his arrest
Kumar had on Monday approached the apex court seeking an extension of the time citing strike of lawyers in West Bengal.
Saradha scam: CBI to seek custodial interrogation of ex-Kolkata top cop Rajeev Kumar in Supreme Court
The CBI will move the Supreme Court seeking removal of the no-coercive action clause against former Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar as it wants his custodial interrogation in connection with the Saradha chit fund scam, an official of the probe agency said Saturday.
Mamata Banerjee government gives Rajeev Kumar additional charge of economic offences directorate, special task force of Kolkata Police
Rajeev Kumar, who recently took over as the state CID chief after completing his tenure as the city police commissioner, would hold additional charge of the two departments until further orders, a home department official said Saturday.
SC's Justice L Nageswara Rao recuses self from hearing CBI plea alleging West Bengal officers obstructing Saradha chit fund probe
A three-judge bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices Rao and Sanjiv Khanna adjourned the hearing on pleas of the CBI, saying that one of the judges was not inclined to be part of the bench to hear the matter. Justice Rao said he had appeared for the state as a lawyer and therefore cannot hear the case. The bench has now posted the matter for hearing on 27 February before an appropriate bench of which Justice Rao is not a part.
Saradha chit fund scam: SC to take up contempt case against Bengal chief secy, DGP, Kolkata Police chief on Wednesday
The Supreme Court on Tuesday decided not to pass any order on summoning West Bengal chief secretary, DGP and Kolkata police commissioner for their personal presence before it in connection with the Saradha chit fund scam, in which the three have been issued contempt notice.
Rajeev Kumar made ADG, IGP of West Bengal CID; Anuj Sharma replaces him as Kolkata Police commissioner
Kumar was made Kolkata police commissioner in May 2016. He was due for transfer ahead of the Lok Sabha elections.
Saradha scam: CBI releases Rajeev Kumar after three hours of questioning; Kolkata Police chief returning home
Kolkata Police commissioner Rajeev Kumar, who has been questioned by the CBI at its office in Shillong for multiple hours a day, was released on Wednesday after only three hours of interrogation.
Kolkata Police chief Rajeev Kumar grilled for 11 hrs in connection with chit fund scam cases, to face CBI again tomorrow
Kolkata Police commissioner Rajeev Kumar will have to appear before the CBI for the fifth consecutive day on Wednesday for questioning in connection with chit fund scam cases
Kolkata top cop Rajeev Kumar faces CBI questioning over Saradha and Rose Valley chit fund scams for fourth day in a row
Rajeev Kumar, who in being examined since Saturday, arrived shortly before 10.30 am at the CBI office. He is being questioned in connection with his role in the alleged tampering of evidence in the Saradha scam
Former TMC MP Kunal Ghosh reaches CBI's Shillong office for questioning in Saradha, Rose Valley chit fund scams
Former TMC MP Kunal Ghosh was arrested in the chit fund scams on 23 November, 2013, and sent to custody by the CBI on 4 September, 2014, after it took over the investigation on the orders of the Supreme Court.
CBI to question Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar over Saradha chit fund scam for the second day on Sunday
The CBI will continue the questioning of Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar for the second day on Sunday.
Daily Bulletin: CBI to question Rajeev Kumar today, Narendra Modi to visit Assam, Tripura, Arunachal Pradesh; day's top stories
Narendra Modi is likely to visit three North East states today even as the Centre has come under fire for Rafale; CBI to question Rajeev Kumar today; day's top stories
'All appears to be propaganda,' says ex-interim CBI chief Nageswara Rao, hours after Kolkata Police raids two locations
It was Rao under whose instruction officers of the central investigating agency landed at the doorstep of the Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar on Sunday evening
Centre hauls up five other Bengal IPS officers for presence at Mamata Banerjee's dharna; may strip off their medals
The Ministry of Home Affairs seems to have, for the first time, brought five top Bengal police officers who were present at Mamata Banerjee's protest venue in Kolkata, into the disciplinary ambit, along with Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar.
Mamata vs Centre: 3-4 Kolkata cops at dharna with Rajeev Kumar, but MHA disciplinary sword hangs only over commissioner
The MHA letter recognises other police officers’ presence at the dharna along with Kumar, but disciplinary action has been ordered against the Commissioner of Police, Kolkata, alone.
Mamata vs CBI: Defrauded chit fund investors feel ‘betrayed’ by West Bengal govt’s tussle with agency, say an attempt to 'hide' truth
The defrauded investors and agents of various chit fund companies on Monday said they feel "betrayed" by the West Bengal government's move to stop CBI officers from interrogating the Kolkata Police Commissioner and accused the Trinamool Congress dispensation of trying to hide the truth behind the multi-crore scam.
A CBI team had gone to Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar's residence in the city on Sunday to question him in connection with multi-crore chit fund scams.
Kolkata Police did not share complete call records of Saradha group chairman Sudipta Sen, claims CBI
The note also brought out that this was not the first time that CBI officials have been harassed in the case as Investigating Officer of the Rose Valley scam was summoned by Ballygunge Police station.