Pyari Mohapatra interrogated by ED in Chit Fund Scam

Bhubaneswar, Nov 17: In a big development into the ponzi scam case in Odisha, Rajya Sabha MP and former BJD leader Pyari Mohan Mohapatra on Monday was interrogated by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in connection with the multi-crore chit fund scam.

The Odisha Jan Morcha founder Pyari was questioned for his alleged links with the chit fund firm Seashore, which has duped thousands of depositors in the state.

Earlier, several questions were raised over his alleged connection with the chit fund firm after the ponzi scam was exposed. Even BJD leader Damodar Rout had directly claimed that Pyari had links with Seashore in cheating people.

However, he had been refuting the allegations against him.