IAS Pooja Singhal Arrested For Money Laundering- Is She Facing Charges From ED.
Indian Administrative Service officer, Pooja Singhal, was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate in connection with a money laundering case on Wednesday.
As per reports, she was questioned for many hours before the arrest. The case involves the alleged embezzlement of crores of MGNREGA funds in Jharkhand.
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During the period, the ED alleged, charges of irregularities were against the IAS officer. She served as the deputy commissioner/district magistrate of Chatra, Khunti, and Palamu between 2007 and 2013.
Apart from her, CA Suman Kumar was arrested in the case on May 7 after over Rs 17 crore in cash was seized from his premises. Currently, he is in ED custody till May 11.