KOLKATA: A particular CBI court at Asansol has issued an arrest warrant against ‘absconding’ TMC youth leader Vinay Kumar Mishra in a cross-border cow smuggling racket in West Bengal, sources stated on Wednesday.
One of the Trinamool Youth Congress’ basic secretaries, Mishra was summoned by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) a number of instances within the final one month however he skipped all summonses.
The final summons was served on January 19, the sources stated. The company had additionally issued a Lookout Notice against him.
The CBI had lately raided Mishra’s residence in Kolkata’s Rashbihari Avenue space however did not arrest him since he’s ‘absconding’, the sources added.
The crackdown got here forward of state meeting polls in April-May this yr. The central company is now probing the bigger conspiracy angle to the cattle-smuggling racket.
The CBI had filed an FIR in September final yr against six individuals, together with some Border Security Force and Customs officers, who have been allegedly bribed by worldwide cattle smugglers.