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Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar arrives after being questioned by CBI for five consecutive days in connection with chit fund scam cases, at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Airport in Kolkata.

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Mamata pitched her fight as one to ‘save the Constitution’

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Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar leaves from the venue of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's 'Save Constitution' dharna (sit-in) in Kolkata. Banerjee ended her dharna calling it a victory after the apex Court directed Commissioner Kumar to appear before the CBI for questioning at a neutral place in Shillong.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, left, smiles as Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu, right, speaks during a public protest by Banerjee against recent raids by Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in Kolkata. Banerjee has been on the street protest since Sunday following the face off between Kolkata police and Central Bureau of Investigation officials.

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TDP chief and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister meets West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to express his solidarity in her 'dharna' (sit-in protest) over the CBI's attempt to interrogate Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar, in Kolkata. The apex court directed Commissioner Kumar to appear before the CBI for questioning at a neutral place in Shillong.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee during a sit-in over the CBI's attempt to question the Kolkata Police commissioner in connection with chit fund scams, in Kolkata. The Supreme Court on Today ordered Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar to appear before the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), in the Saradha chit fund case.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee during her sit-in protest against the Centre over CBI's attempt to question the Kolkata Police commissioner in connection with chit fund scams, in Kolkata.

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Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar near the venue of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's sit-in protest against the Centre, in Kolkata. The Supreme Court ordered Rajeev Kumar to appear before the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) at its office in Shillong, Meghalaya.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee clears official files from the venue of her sit-in protest against the Centre over CBI's attempt to question the Kolkata Police commissioner in connection with chit fund scams, in Kolkata. The Supreme Court ordered Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar to appear before the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in its office in Shillong, Meghalaya.

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Senior lawyer and BJP Spokesperson Nalin Kohli speaks to the media persons after Supreme Court ordered Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar to cooperate with the CBI in the Saradha chit fund case, in New Delhi.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee during a sit-in over the CBI's attempt to question the Kolkata Police commissioner in connection with chit fund scams, in Kolkata.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee gestures during a sit-in over the CBI's attempt to question the Kolkata Police commissioner in connection with chit fund scams, in Kolkata. The Supreme Court on Today ordered Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar to appear before the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), in the Saradha chit fund case.

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Opposition leaders (R-L) Delhi Chief Minister and AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal, National Conference President Farooq Abdullah, NCP Chief Sharad Pawar, TDP chief and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu and TMC MP Derek O'Brien at a press conference, in New Delhi.

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West Bengal state Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, gestures as she talks with media during a public protest against recent raids by Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in Kolkata. Banerjee stayed overnight on street following the face off between Kolkata police and Central Bureau of Investigation officials on Sunday.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee with DMK MP Kanimozhi (L) and RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav at Banerjee's sit-in over the CBI attempt's to question the Kolkata Police Commssioner in connection with chit funds scam, in Kolkata.

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TMC workers raise slogans during a protest rally against yesterday's CBI-Kolkata Police clash, at Balurghat in South Dinajpur district.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee with Kolkata Police commissioner Rajeev Kumar during the Joint Investiture Ceremony of West Bengal Police and Kolkata Police, in Kolkata.

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