CBI files chargesheet against P Chidambaram's wife, alleges she received over Rs 1 crore from Saradha group
CBI has filed a charge sheet against Nalini Chidambaram, the wife of former Union finance minister P Chidambaram, alleging she had received Rs 1.4 crore from Saradha group, embroiled in a chit fund scam.
Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday appeared to be distancing himself from the sudden curtailment of the tenure of former Home Secretary L C Goyal, saying "please ask the Prime Minister".
Former Union minister Matang Sinh, who was arrested in connection with the multi-crore Saradha ponzi scam, has been readmitted to the state-run SSKM hospital.
Former Union minster Matang Sinh, who was arrested by CBI in connection with Saradha chit fund scam on 31 January, was remanded to CBI custody for 5 days.
Enforcement Directorate on Friday froze three prime properties worth over Rs 90 crore of former Union minister Matang Sinh in the Saradha scam case.
Former Union minister Matang Sinh, who was arrested in connection with the multi-crore Saradha chitfund scam and admitted to the state-run SSKM hospital, was on Thursday released from the hospital and sent back to the jail.
Anil Goswami was accused of calling CBI officials to intervene in the arrest of Sinh in the Saradha chit fund case that the investigating agency is probing.
Home Secretary Anil Goswami resigned on Wednesday night after the government asked him to put in his papers in the wake of controversy over his alleged attempt to stall the arrest of Saradha scam accused Matang Sinh, a former Congress minister at the centre.
The Prime Minister's Office on Wednesday summoned Home Secretary Anil Goswami over media reports that he tried to influence and stall the arrest of former Union minister Matang Sinh in the Saradha chit-fund scam.
Former union minister Matang Sinh was today arrested by the CBI in connection with the multi-crore rupees Saradha scam after he was grilled for over seven hours.