By Ishank Katyal
The Central Bureau of Investigation on Saturday has searched over several places in West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand, and Bihar in connection with the cases like coal mafia, said officials.
According to officials, CBI teams conducted searches at around 45 places at the premises of the accused in the cases in these four states.
The CBI also filed a case against two General Managers of the Eastern coalfield limited, one security in-charge, chief security and two other officials.
A case has also been registered against one Anup Majhi alias Lala and other unknown persons, officials said.
Cases have been registered against officials of Railway, CISF and others for their alleged involvement in illegal and theft of coal in the above states, officials added.