Illegal mining case: ED raids more than 18 locations across the country, many high profile names including women IAS officers are involved


On Friday, the Enforcement Directorate has taken a big action in the illegal mining case in Jharkhand. The ED team has raided more than 18 locations across the country. In this, most of the places in Jharkhand have been raided. It is being told that the ED was getting complaints of money laundering through illegal mining for a long time. After this, the ED gathered confidential information in this case and raided many places simultaneously.


IAS officer’s house also raided

It is being told that the ED team has raided 18 places in the country simultaneously. It also houses the house of a woman IAS officer from Jharkhand. Sensation has spread in the entire state due to this action of ED. If sources are to be believed, the ED team has raided the house of Jharkhand’s Mining Secretary Pooja Singhal. Apart from this, he has got evidence against many officials and politicians, who are making big money through illegal mining. In this regard, raids have also been conducted at many places in Jaipur, Faridabad, Chandigarh, Muzaffarpur, Kolkata.

Case was registered in 2012

The Anti-Corruption Bureau had registered a case against junior engineer Ram Vinod Sinha in 2012 in the illegal mining case. After this, many high profile names were revealed in this case. It was learned that money laundering was being done through illegal mining. It was revealed at that time that many IAS officers and leaders had good relations with JE Ram Vinod Sinha. After the information came to the fore, now the Enforcement Directorate team has taken action.