ED summons Himachal CM Virbhadra’s wife for questioning in money-laundering case

Shimla: Enforcement Directorate sleuths on Wednesday issued summon to the wife of Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh in money-laundering case, officials said.

ED  is working to investigate the allegation that Singh and his family allegedly amassed Rs 6.1 crore between 2009 and 2011, disproportionate to his known sources of income while serving as the Union minister of steel.

CM Singh his wife are facing a CBI probe for alleged abuse of power, corruption and money laundering. However, their two children have not been named in the CBI investigation, but have been probed by the ED for allegedly benefitting from the proceeds of crime.