Some CBI officers had ‘setting’ with TMC, so Centre sent ED to probe scams in Bengal: Dilip Ghosh


Dilip Ghosh sparked controversy on Sunday when he stated TMC leaders had a ‘setting’ with some CBI officers and due to this fact, the ED was despatched to Bengal to probe the scams.

BJP national vice-president Dilip Ghosh sparked controversy when he said TMC leaders had a 'setting' with some CBI officials.

BJP nationwide vice-president Dilip Ghosh sparked controversy when he stated TMC leaders had a ‘setting’ with some CBI officers. (File picture)


  • BJP chief Dilip Ghosh alleged some CBI offiers had ‘setting’ with TMC
  • He claimed the Centre has despatched ED to probe scams after “getting a sign” about it
  • He alleged that some CBI officers have been offered in lakhs, some in crores

Some Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) officers had a “setting” with the Trinamool Congress (TMC) leaders, due to which the Enforcement Directorate (ED) was despatched by the Finance Ministry to probe the corruption circumstances in West Bengal, claimed Bharatiya Janata Celebration (BJP) nationwide vice-president Dilip Ghosh on Sunday.

On Sunday, Ghosh was addressing a program of the Central Cultural Ministry in Kolkata the place he identified, “Some CBI officers have been offered out, some in lakhs, some in crores.” Dilip Ghosh claimed that the Centre had ordered the ED to research numerous circumstances within the state after “getting a sign” that this had occurred inside the CBI. On the similar time, he claimed that many Trinamool leaders are afraid that the officers of ED can’t be ‘set just like the CBI officers.

He stated, “Some males (CBI officers) have been bought, there was a setting. An investigation has been began. Following which, some officers have additionally been changed. The central company has been conducting probes for the final couple of months in Bengal. However there was no important impact, neither any paperwork got here out. I consider some officers have been offered in lakhs, some in crores”.

“The federal government has understood this. With the particular initiative of the finance minister, the ED has been despatched to probe the scams. Some leaders who have been concerned in setting are elevating questions concerning the ED investigation now. They stated, why is the ED probing the circumstances and never CBI ? They even moved to court docket”, added Ghosh.

BJP MP Locket Chatterjee reacted to Dilip Ghosh’s controversial assertion and stated, “The ED and CBI are impartial companies. They’re probing in their very own manner, we do respect them. We’re proud of the investigation of the ED and CBI. The BJP has no relation with the central companies”.

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