Faced tremendous interference during investigation: Former CBI Joint Director on Fodder Scam

Updated:10 months, 2 weeks ago IST

Kolkata (WB), Jan 07 (ANI): Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) former Joint Director Upendranath Biswas on Saturday said that he faced tremendous interference during investigation into the multi-crore Fodder Scam. "It's a more than 2-decades old case. We registered over 60 cases. As an investigator, my job was to do an impartial, professional probe which history has proved. We had faced tremendous interference during investigation", he asserted. He added that the scam is the single most case in the history of CBI, under which every case ended into conviction. Earlier, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav was sentenced to 3.5 years in jail along with Rs. 5 lakh fine by the Ranchi special court in connection with the scam.

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