Kolkata, Mar 01: An aide of BJP chief Rakesh Singh has been arrested right here in reference to the New Alipore drug seizure case, a senior police officer stated on Monday.
With the recent arrest, six individuals, together with two BJP leaders have been held thus far in reference to the case.
The accused was nabbed from a shed beside Adi Ganga canal close to Orphangunge market in Watgunge police station space late on Sunday evening, the officer stated.
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“He was instructed by Rakesh Singh to attend close to Kidderpore Post Office with a scooter. Amrit Singh, who is needed in the case, escaped from the publish workplace on that scooter,” the IPS officer stated, including the car has been seized.
The arrested individual shall be produced earlier than the Alipore Court throughout the day.
Police had arrested BJP youth wing chief Pamela Goswami and two of her associates after seizing 90 gm cocaine from the automotive the trio was travelling in.
Following her accusation that she was “framed” by occasion colleague and BJP state committee member Rakesh Singh, Kolkata Police nabbed him and one other individual in Galsi in Purba Barddhaman district whereas they have been attempting to flee.