Panaji, Feb 4 (PTI) The Goa government has informed theCBI that police sub inspector Sunil Guddler, who was caught oncamera, allegedly selling drugs to two foreign women, hadstolen it from the police godown.
State Chief Secretary Sanjay Srivastava in a confidentialletter to the central agency has said that Guddler committedtheft of the drugs from the Anti-Narcotic Cell (ANC) godown.
The letter, a copy of which is available with PTI, waswritten on January 31, 2011 requesting CBI to take overinvestigations of this case.
Ayala Driham and Zarina, both foreign nationals, hadcaught PSI Guddler on spy cam while he was trying to givethem drugs. The tapes were released on January 4, 2011.
Seven policemen were arrested last year, when they stoledrugs from ANC godown and sold it to Israeli drug lord YanivBenaim alias Atala.
This time, Guddler, who was the investigating officer inthe Israeli drug lord David Driham alias Dudu case, is shownon camera hobnobbing with two foreigners, giving them drugs.
The CS has said that the special investigation team (SIT)formed to investigate Guddler case has found prima facieevidence into allegations against him.
"Hence a case was registered at Crime Branch underdifferent sections of Indian Penal Code, Prevention ofCorruption Act, 1988 and NDPS Act," the letter reads.
The Goa government has said that cases involving Guddlerand the seven cops have generated considerable controversy and"in the interest of fairness and justice and to impartcredibility to investigations, Goa government has decided toentrust the enquiry in this case to CBI."
Goa government also handed over cases of Atala and theseven policemen to CBI by a letter dated January 21, 2011.
Srivastava, who is also the Home Secretary, said attemptswere made to contact Swedish model Lucky Farmhouse, Atala''sex-girlfriend, who had caught Atala confessing of his linkswith the policemen.