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Alleged Money Laundering Scam: Jharkhand CM Soren To Present Before ED Today

As per the ED records, the scam was worth Rs 1000 crore and three people close to Soren have been arrested so far

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Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren

Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren is going to be present before the Enforcement Directorate (ED) for questioning and recording of statements at the Ranchi's regional office on Thursday in connection with alleged money laundering related to an illegal mining case in Sahebganj.

As per the ED records, the scam was worth Rs 1,000 crore and three people, close to Soren have been arrested so far.

This is the second time Soren will be questioned by ED after he has asked for the time of three weeks due to his busy schedule on 3 November.

More than 200 questions have been taken in accordance with the scam which will be asked to Soren by ED officials.

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Alamgir Alam from Congress said that UPA is with Soren.

While addressing the JMM workers at his residence before the ED enquiry on Wednesday, Soren said, "if you are with us, the conspiracy to remove the government will not be successful."

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