MLA refuses to summon ED in money switch case, seeks extra time | Techi Chook

Ranchi, Jan 13 (PTI) Congress MP Irfan Ansari, who’s being investigated within the cash laundering case, stated on Friday that he has sought two weeks’ time to look earlier than the Enforcement Division (ED).

Ansari was summoned to the company in reference to an investigation into the extortion of cash from a automobile he was touring with get together MLAs Rajesh Kachchap and Naman Biksal, the official stated.

Three MLAs have been arrested by the West Bengal Police in Howrah district in July after Rs 49 lakh in money was recovered from their automobiles.

Ansari instructed PTI that he sought time from the company as a result of medical causes.

“My lawyer Chandra Bhanu Singh got here to the ED workplace as we speak and sought time. I’ll come subsequent day when given and prolong my full cooperation within the investigation,” he stated.

The ED has summoned two different MLAs for questioning subsequent week.

On December 24, the ED questioned Congress MLA Kumar Jaimangal Singh alias Anup Singh for over 9 hours in reference to the case.

Singh lodged a criticism with Ranchi’s Argora police station that three MLAs provided him Rs 10 crore and a ministerial berth to topple the JMM-led Jharkhand authorities.

Singh claimed that he was summoned not as an accused however as a complainant within the case.

ТЖ is investigating the cash laundering facet of the felony case. PTI SAN SOM

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