Saradha scam: Aparna Sen questioned by ED

Tags: News
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) today questioned yesteryear actor Aparna Sen in connection with its probe in the Saradha chit fund scam case.

The award-winning actor and director, sources said, was summoned to elicit information about the media and communications operations of the scam-hit group headed by Sudipta Sen.

"We would be recording her statement under the provisions of money laundering laws. Sen has been associated with the group through a magazine that was published earlier," they said.

She arrived at the ED office in Salt Lake area here at 11 AM, they said.

The ED, which is probing the case under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA), is also expected to confront Sen with some documents they seized during the investigation earlier.

The agency is also expected to question a senior minister of the West Bengal government in this regard today or tomorrow.

EDITORIAL OF THE DAY

  • Common test will safeguard sanctity and bring accountability to medical profession

    Recalling its order of 2013, the Supreme Court paved the way for the all-India common entrance test, the national eligibility-cum-entrance test (NEET)

FC NEWSLETTER

Stay informed on our latest news!

TODAY'S COLUMNS

Amita Sharma

Political rhetoric makes for counter poetry

Poetic flourishes flavour politics. Ghalib and Hafez flowed profusely to ...

Zehra Naqvi

Watch your words, for they can kill

You must’ve heard the ph­rase ‘if looks could kill’. Ever ...

Dharmendra Khandal

Biodiversity day has come and gone. Yet again

Every year on May 22, world celebrates international biodiversity day. ...

INTERVIEWS

William D. Green

Chairman & CEO, Accenture