ED raids BSP MP Afzal Ansari in PMLA case against brother Mukhtar Ansari

Updated: Aug 18 2022 8:05PM

New Delhi, Aug 18 (PTI) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday raided the official residence of BSP MP Afzal Ansari in Delhi as part of multi-city raids being conducted in a money laundering investigation against his jailed brother and mafia-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari, official sources said.

The Ghazipur MP's government accommodation at Janpath in central Delhi has been covered during the raids which are being carried out along with a CRPF security escort.

Afzal Ansari, 69, is the elder brother of Mukhtar Ansari and he was questioned by the ED in this case in May at its regional office in Prayagraj (Allahabad) in Uttar Pradesh.