ED takes Seashore CMD on 14-Day Remand in Chit Fund Scam

Bhubaneswar, Oct 29: Seashore CMD Prasant Dash was taken on 14-day remand by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) for interrogation in connection with chit fund scam after the Khordha district and sessions court allowed the agency on Tuesday.

Das was brought from Koraput to the state capital on Tuesday morning to be produced before the court. He was arrested on June 19 last year for allegedly duping thousands of depositors in the state.

Earlier, the ED had approached the Khordha district and sessions court on September 19 to take Das on 14-day remand for an interrogation in the Rs 700 crore chit fund scam by the company.