IAS officer Rajiv Yaduvanshi, who had earlier served as the Principal Secretary of the Mines Department in Goa, was today questioned here by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) of crime branch in connection with the illegal mining case in the coastal state.
Yaduvanshi, who is currently posted as Delhi Health Secretary, was the Principal Secretary of the state Mines and Geology Department in Goa between 2006-2011 when the alleged illegal mining took place.
“Yaduvanshi was questioned here in connection with the illegal mining case. The questioning will continue even tomorrow,” Karthik Kashyap, Superintendent of Police (Crime Branch), said.
Kashyap was speaking to reporters after coming out of the crime branch office, where Yaduvanshi was questioned for over two hours this afternoon. Read More…