Kolkata: Actor and filmmaker Aparna Sen on Monday denied have any role in the monetary transactions of the Saradha group accused of embezzling lakhs of investors in a chit fund scam.
Sen, who was the editor of the magazine 'Poroma', started by Saradha chief Sudipta Sen, was quizzed by the Enforcement Directorate for nearly six hours in Kolkata on Monday in connection with the scam.
"The ED wanted to know about monetary transactions of the group since I was the editor of one of their magazines. I have told them that I had no hand in the monetary transactions as it never happened at my level. I have also told them that I want the guilty to be punished and I will cooperate with their investigations in every possible manner that I can," Sen said as she left the office.
On Monday, West Bengal Textiles Minister Shyamapada Mukherjee was also summoned for questioning over the scam.