Ex-Union minister arrested in Saradha scam case

Former Union minister Matang Sinh has been arrested by the CBI on charges of conspiracy and cheating, after he was grilled for over seven hours in connection with the multi-crore Saradha Realty scam. Sinh had earlier been questioned by the Enforcement Directorate also in connection with the Saradha scam in Delhi. Sinh commented to reporters that getting into a business deal is not a crime, and he does not know the Saradha group chief Sudipto Sen.