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Case of sale of seized car : Two more cops suspended

Mangalore Today News Network

Mangaluru, Mar 01, 2021:     Two more CCB cops have been suspended in connection with the case of sale of a luxury car  seized  from the accused in a cheating  case. With this the total number of cops suspended has risen to four.



On February 27, State DGP Praveen Sood had  issued an order suspending Ramakrishna, Inspector in Narcotics and Economic Offences Police Station and  Kabbal Raj who was serving as DCRB SI in Chikkamagaluru.

In another development, acting upon the orders, City Police Commissioner has suspended CCB Head  constable Ashith D’Souza and Raja in connection with the case.

The names of the accused cops were mentioned in the interim report filed by DCP Vinay Gaonkar  who had led an internal investigation into the case.

The CID has issued notice to all the  four suspended cops and broker Divyadarshan   to  appear for enquiry  at the CID office in Bengaluru.

Meanwhile CID SP Rohini Katoch who is leading the investigation team in this case is expected to arrive in Mangaluru today. Later, the   probe report  will be submitted to the senior officials.