New Delhi. A team of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the coal smuggling case in Kolkata, West Bengal, reached the house of Abhishek Banerjee, nephew of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday. According to media reports, the CBI team has reached home to summon Abhishek Banerjee’s wife Rujira Banerjee in the coal scam case. Abhishek Banerjee’s wife has been given notice by the CBI team to join the inquiry today. The investigating agency is already conducting raids against several close associates of Abhishek Banerjee in the coal scam case. On 31 December 2020, a search operation was conducted in Kolkata against the Trinamool Youth Congress General Secretary Vinay Mishra in an animal trafficking case.
The agency issued Look Out Circular (LOC) against Mishra. Explain that politics in West Bengal is fast these days about Abhishek Banerjee. Home Minister Amit Shah has directly attacked Abhishek Banerjee in several rallies. At the same time, Mamata Banerjee’s nephew has filed a defamation case against Amit Shah. In the coal smuggling case, it has been alleged that the accused illegally mined coal, valued at several thousand crores, has been sold in the black market for many years by a racket run from western parts of West Bengal. In this case, in the early weeks of December, the CBI also raided the office of CA Ganesh Bagaria of Kolkata. In this case, BJP has surrounded the Trinamool Congress. BJP alleges that its main benefit has been Abhishek Banerjee.
After Vinay Mishra’s raid by CBI, former TMC leader Shubhendu Adhikari attacked Abhishek Banerjee. He tweeted that this is the true picture of team members in the nephew’s ‘capable’ leadership. What a fantastic team to take TeamAC to a ‘different level’. “In the tweet, he mentioned Abhishek Banerjee as a nephew. At the same time, the main suspect in this case is Anoop Majhi alias Lala absconding and a lookout notice has already been issued by the investigating agency.