Multi-crore Arunachal PDS scam referred for CBI probe

Itanagar, December 30: The State government has decided to hand over the multi crore rupees Public Distribution System (PDS) scam to the Central Bureau of Investigation(CBI).

This has been informed by BJP state unit General Secretary Jarpum Gamlin.

The scam which was reported to have taken place during the Congress regime, Gamlin maintained that they have zero tolerance towards corruption.

The BJP Secretary also stated that no person would be spared if found guilty and that the case has been referred to CBI for a fair probe.

As per reports the scam is now under sub-judice and the investigations are being made time to time through the court.

Although Gauhati High Court had earlier issued arrest warrants against a number of top government officials, however their warrants were stayed by the Supreme Court for the officials who had filed a special leave petition challenging the high courts order.