The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday conducted searches on the premises of Inspector General of Police (Armed Police) Pramod Kumar in connection with a case of alleged corruption, sources in the agency said.

According to the sources, a couple of years ago, some police officials in Tirupur district allegedly demanded and took a huge money from Kamalavalli, director, Paazee Forex Trading India Pvt. Ltd., to safeguard her in a multi-crore scam. Mr. Kumar was then the IGP of West Zone.

A large number of depositors had lodged complaints with the police accusing the Paazee Forex Trading India Pvt. Ltd. of cheating them to the tune of several crores of rupees.


CBI arrests Pramod Kumar in Delhi May 2, 2012