The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of Assam police has reportedly summoned IPS officer Kumar Sanjit Krishna in connection with the Assam police recruitment scam.
Krishna, who was posted as superintendent of police (SP) in Karimganj district, was transferred as the SP of FRRO, Barpeta on Sunday.
Krishna is the brother of Assam chief secretary Kumar Sanjay Krishna.
Meanwhile, one more accused of the SI recruitment scam, was arrested by Nalbari police on Monday.
Acting on a tip off, police arrested Pranab Sharma alias Bulbul from a pharmacy on Hajo-Nalbari road of the town.
With this the total number of arrested accused in the recruitment scam increased to 47.
Police on Sunday arrested BJP leader, Jintu Nath, from Jamuguri area in north Assam’s Sonitpur district.