TMC MLA Manik Bhattacharya Arrested In SSC Teacher's Recruitment Scam
Enforcement Directorate (ED) formally arrested TMC MLA and former president of West Bengal Primary Education board Manik Bhattacharya in connection with the SSC scam. The sudden arrest came as a major setback for Mamata Banerjee, the CM of West Bengal. Moreover, the arrest of Bhattacharya came after overnight questioning of ED in the Teacher's recruitment scam. After Partha Chatterjee, Manik is the second high-profile MLA to be arrested in… read-more
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ED Exclusive Charge Sheet Claims Partha-Arpita Own Luxurious Bungalow In Thailand
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) filed a charge-sheet against former West Bengal Minister Partha Chatterjee and his associate Arpita Mukherjee. Prepared on September 26, the charge-sheet claims the duo owns a luxurious bungalow in Phuket, Thailand, which was bought during their visit in 2014-2015, in partnership. Furthermore, the 1000-page charge-sheet also attached assets worth crores, informing about seized amounts worth Rs 103 crore,during… read-more
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Partha Chatterjee Pleas For Bail, Appeal To Court In Tears
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.
Tags: SSC Recruitment Scam, partha chatterjee, Arpita mukherjee, Bail Plea, TMC
ED Arrests TMC Minister Partha Chatterjee In Teacher Recruitment Scam Case: West Bengal
West Bengal Industry Minister Partha Chatterjee has been arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in an alleged school jobs scam, on July 23. The arrest was made after questioning the TM-General Secretary, the then WB education minister into the alleged recruitment scam. Notably, the matter is being investigated by the CBI and ED. Furthermore, Speaker Biman Banerjee said the ED must inform the speaker before arresting TMC members.
Tags: SSC Recruitment Scam, West Bengal, Parth Chatterjee, ED Raid, arrested
Courtesy: Press Trust of India