SI Scam: CID recovers huge amount of cash

The State Crime Inspection Department (CID) on Saturday recovered a large sum of cash amounting to Rupees five crores from different parts of the State.

The searches were conducted at the residences of Pradip Mazumdar, Tarini Banikya, Devraj Das and Sultan Ali. Here’s the list of amount recovered from each individual’s residence:

  1. At Bongaigaon in the house of Pradip Mazumdar— 15,46,500/-
  2. In the house of Tarini Banikya of Barigaon, Abhayapuri—- 3,33, 36400/-
  3. In the house of Devraj Das, Chief Loco Inspector (Mechanical Department), Gandhi Nagar, Barpeta, presently posted in New Bongaigaon —-1,85,05740/-
  4. In the house of Sultan Ali Ahmed, Chirang—- 300000/-

The Additional DGP (law and order) G.P Singh said that the money is suspected to be connected to the SI Recruitment Case. So, far 5 cases have been registered and a total of 45 persons have been arrested in connection with the Sub-inspector recruitment test’s question paper leak case.