Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Jan 7:

A designated court in Odisha capital today rejected the bail plea of Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Tapas Paul arrested in connection with Rose Valley Group chit fund scam.


According to reports, the Special CJM (CBI) court here rejected the bail plea of the actor-turned-politician.

The court had reserved the verdict yesterday.

Earlier in the day, the lawmaker was taken to Capital Hospital for health check-up and sent back to Jharpada Special Jail.

The Central investigating agency had produced Paul before the Special CBI Court here after the end of his second phase three-day remand.

The court sent the TMC MP to the Jharpada Special Jail here on judicial remand till January 19.