Teachers Recruitment Scam: ED Files Complaint Against Partha Chatterjee, Arpita Mukherjee & 6 Others
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on September 20, filed a complaint against eight accused including Partha Chatterjee and Arpita Mukherjee in the West Bengal Teachers recruitment scam case. The prosecution case was filed before the PMLA special court in Calcutta. The complaint stated that the aforementioned duo used six entities for the purpose of money laundering. The accused are in judicial custody, and will be produced before court on… read-more
Partha Chatterjee, former West Bengal Education Minister broke down in tears demanding bail. During the SSC Recruitment corruption case hearing, the TMC leader was heard saying, "Give bail, let me live.". Notably, Partha was arrested in a money laundering and scam case by the ED and is being investigated under jail custody. Along with Partha, his inmate and partner Arpita Mukherjee are also under judicial custody.
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The PMLA special court rejected the bail plea of arrested former West Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee and remanded him to judicial custody for 14-days. On August 31, the bench also extended the judicial remand of Chatterjee's associate Arpita Mukherjee for 14-days, till September 14, ordered by Judge Jibon Kumar Sadhu. The decision was taken as per request of ED, which is investigating the SSC Teacher's Recruitment Scam and money laundering… read-more
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The Special PMLA court in Kolkata extended the judicial custody of Partha Chatterjee and Arpita Mukherjee to August 18. Notably, the former education minister of West Bengal and TMC leader has been accused of SSC-Job Recruitment scam and money laundering case. The matter is being investigated by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) which arrested the two on July 23. Furthermore, TMC slacked Chatterjee from the ministerial post amid the ED… read-more
The former West Bengal education minister Partha Chatterjee and his aide Arpita Mukherjee have been sent to three more days in the custody of the Enforcement Directorate (ED.) On August 3, a special court in Kolkata reviewed the SSC Job Recruitment scam case after the ED launched an investigation into a money laundering case under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA). They are under ED custody till August 5.
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Opposition leader Suvendu Adhikari held a meeting with Union Home Minister Amit Shah and slammed the West Bengal Government's corrupt leaders. On August 2, during the 45-minute meeting, Adhikari handed over a list of 100 Trinamool Congress leaders including ministers and MLAs, allegedly involved in scams in the state. After the meeting, Adhikari addressed the media and said, not only suspended… read-more
In West Bengal's Amtala, a woman attempted to throw her shoes at suspended TMC leader Partha Chatterjee, when he was being escorted from a hospital by Enforcement Directorate (ED). However, she missed the shot, and the footwear flung by Chatterjee without hitting him. The aggressor identified as Shubra Ghorui, reportedly harboured anger for… read-more
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The Trinamool Congress (TMC), which is led by Mamata Banerjee, underwent a significant organizational change on August 1. With an emphasis on strengthening the party in front of the pivotal panchayat elections next year, the TMC inducted a number of new members, including several ministers. The reorganization took place in the midst of the continuing political… read-more
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West Bengal SSC Scam accused TMC Minister Partha Chatterjee, appeared before the Enforcement Directorate (ED) after a medical check-up, on July 31. The ESI Hospital in Kolkata conducted check-ups of Arpita Mukherjee and Partha Chatterjee. Both were accused of SSC Job Recruitment Scam. Meanwhile, amid the ongoing investigation by the ED, the Mamata Banerjee-led TMC removed Partha Chatterjee from the position of Industrial Minister of West… read-more
West Bengal Minister Partha Chatterjee has been sacked from Industry Ministry, on July 28, with immediate effect. The decision was taken by West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee amid the allegations on Chatterjee for SSC Job Scam. Furthermore, an ED team from Delhi is likely to visit Kolkata to further investigate the scam case. In addition… read-more