New Delhi: The
Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday arrested former Uttar
Pradesh minister Babu Singh Kushwaha for his alleged involvement in the
multi-crore-rupee National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) scam, officials
Kushwaha, who had recently quit his Bahujan Samaj
Party (BSP) and crossed over to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), was
arrested after day-long interrogation, said a CBI official, adding that he
will be presented in court on Sunday.
CBI, which is investigating
the scam, had called Kushwaha Saturday morning for questioning.
to agency sources, Kushwaha was arrested after he failed to give