ED raid in Keventer office in city

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(Rptg after correcting spelling and a new last para) Kolkata, Feb 4 (PTI) Officials of the Enforcement Directorate(ED) on Thursday raided the city office of Keventer regarding the share transfer of Metro Dairy by West Bengal government to the private firm.

The ED officials conducted raids at the company's office at Majherhat in the city, sources said.

On June 15 last year the ED had sought response from the bureaucrats of the state regarding Metro Dairy share sale to Keventer.

In 2017 the state government had approved the sale of its entire stake of 47 per cent in Metro Dairy at a consideration of Rs 84.5 crore to Keventer owned by the Jalan group of Kolkata.

Keventer is a food compnany in eastern India with presence in dairy and frozen foods products. PTI dc KK KK KK