FCI scam: CBI raids over 50 locations in Delhi, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh
New Delhi, January 11: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) conducted searches at over 50 locations in Delhi, Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh on Wednesday in connection with the Food Corporation of India (FCI) scam.
"CBI conducted a massive operation against the unholy nexus of corrupt officers in FCI with technical assistance and ED level officers and grains merchant, millers including food grains distributors. They are involved in supplying low-quality food grain," CBI official said.
CBI has arrested FCI Deputy General Manager (DGM) Rajiv Mishra and raided over 50 places in connection with unholy nexus between FCI officers (technical assistants and ED-level officers).
In connection with the FCI case, the CBI has filed cases against approximately 74 people.
Further details are awaited.