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AT Scam: OCA secretary Ashirbad Behera, 4 Others quizzed by CBI

Bhubaneswar, Nov 18: Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) secretary Ashirbad Behera on Tuesday was grilled by the CBI for his alleged links with the chit fund firm AT Group. He appeared before the central agency along with other officials of OCA for the questioning in connection with the mega ponzi scam.

This the third time Behera appeared before the CBI for his alleged links with the AT Group. The officials of the OCA, who also appeared along with him before the CBI were OCA joint secretary Sanjeev Dutta, OCA accountant MA Ahad and treasurer Satya Mohanty.

All of them left the CBI office at about 1.35 pm after an interrogation of 1 and half hours.

Earlier, Ashirbad Behera on was grilled by the agency for about 11 hours in two phases on Sunday. The CBI had raided Behera's house and OCA office in Cuttack and seized some documents on August 17. Later, he was quizzed by the agency that revealed that the OCA had received Rs 1 crore from AT for the OPL tournament in 2011.

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