Today, the former Mumbai Police commissioner Param Bir Singh appeared before the city crime branch. Sources claimed that he was questioned for more than six hours in an extortion case against him. Reportedly, his lawyer said that Singh gave statements before the crime branch.
Talking to the media, Singh’s lawyer mentioned that as per the Supreme Court order, Singh will continue to cooperate in the probe. Singh was seen leaving the crime branch unit-11 in an official vehicle around 6:15 pm. He appeared before the crime branch to record his statement in an extortion case registered at Goregaon police station in the city against him.
Meanwhile, the police informed that Singh has not been called again as of now. However, he has been instructed to appear as and when required. Presently, Singh is facing five separate charges of extortion and corruption in Maharashtra in which former state home minister Anil Deshmukh is also involved.