Crime

GRIL Chit Fund Scam: CBI Granted Three More Daysí Custody Of Mir Shahruddin

Bhubaneswar: A Special Court for CBI cases granted the investigation agency an additional three daysí custody of Odisha-based tainted chit fund company Green Ray International Ltd (GRIL)ís Managing Director (MD) Mir Shahruddin here on Friday.

The CBI had produced him in the court and demanded an extension of another six days remand for further interrogations but was given only three daysí custody of the accused.

The CBI is expected to investigate more on the links of Shahruddin within the state and also within other states and is also expected to investigate his links with gold, mining and garments business and also links with politicians through various middlemen.

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