Mamata’s Nephew and TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee Summoned by ED

The Enforcement Directorate has summoned TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee to appear before its officials on March 29.

He was questioned before by the officials in a money laundering case related to an alleged coal scam in West Bengal.

Abhishek, the nephew of West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee, had appeared before the central agency on Monday at its office in the national capital.

Abhishek Banerjee was questioned by ED officials for about eight hours during the interrogation.

The same day, the Kolkata police had issued summons to three ED officers probing the case on allegations related to a purported audio conversation.

The conversation was between a witness and an ED official, which had gone viral ahead of the Assembly polls in West Bengal.

Source: The Hindu