Saradha scam: Kunal Ghosh goes on hunger strike in jail

Suspended Trinamool Congress lawmaker Kunal Ghosh, an accused in Saradha chit fund scam, on Saturday, went on an indefinite hunger strike in a Kolkata jail alleging unfair probe against him by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).

ANI| Updated: Oct 10, 2015, 12:16 PM IST

Kolkata: Suspended Trinamool Congress lawmaker Kunal Ghosh, an accused in Saradha chit fund scam, on Saturday, went on an indefinite hunger strike in a Kolkata jail alleging unfair probe against him by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).

Ghosh had earlier, while making his own submission before CBI judge Arvind Mishra, said he would go on indefinite hunger strike, and had questioned why others involved in the scam were not arrested by the central agency.

He also claimed to have proof against West Bengal Chief Minister, Mamata Banerjee for her alleged involvement in the Saradha scam.