ED crackdown on Chhagan Bhujbal attaches 20 crore assets in PMLA case
Now the total attachment of properties in the case stands at INR 178 crore
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) issued a fresh order attaching assets worth INR 20.41 crore in connection with money laundering probe against former Deputy CM and NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal, his son and NCP legislator Pankaj and his nephew Sameer.
ED in a statement said that it has issued an order for provisional attachment of assets under sections of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA).
With this fresh INR 20.41 crore assets order, the total attachment of properties in the case stands at INR 178 crore now.
On March 14, 2016, Bhujbal was arrested for alleged involvement in scams pertaining to Maharashtra Sadan in New Delhi and at Kalina, Mumbai. He is serving his term in Arthur Road Jail in Mumbai in connection with an alleged money laundering case.