May 11, 2019 4:26 am
According to a senior police officer of West Midnapore district, officers seized the cash from Ghosh’s vehicle after she failed to give an explanation on why she was carrying such a large sum of cash just days before Ghatal constituency votes.
May 08, 2019 5:28 am
Sources said the Commission had sought a report from the District Magistrate after taking suo motu cognizance of the incident. “A report has been forwarded to the Election Commission of India,” said Additional CEO Sanjay Basu on Tuesday.
May 05, 2019 6:55 am
Will approach EC, says Trinamool Congress. Ghosh, a former IPS officer who was once close to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, said this while campaigning at Ghatal constituency.
March 08, 2019 3:59 am
Ghosh, who was once considered close to the chief minister, had a falling out with her and resigned in December 2017. In February 2018, the state police had registered an extortion case against her, her husband and a few other police officers.
February 06, 2019 8:38 am
The 55-year-old’s swift climb was largely seen as a result of her proximity to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who would publicly refer to her as “bhalo meye (good girl)” and “daughter”.
February 05, 2019 2:07 am
The Indian Express had first reported about Ghosh’s plans of joining politics to take “revenge” against the TMC government in the state.
December 25, 2018 5:03 am
The state CID had earlier submitted a charge-sheet against Ghosh marking her as an absconder along with eight others at Ghatal court in West Midnapore.
December 22, 2018 1:18 pm
Sujit Mondal had arrived at a Mumbai police station accompanied by another person to lodge a complaint against Chandan Majhi, complainant of the Daspur case.
August 09, 2018 7:46 am
Former IPS officer Bharati Ghosh, accused in a cheating and extortion case, speaks from an undisclosed location for the first time since charges were framed against her.
August 08, 2018 7:15 am
The police chargesheet mentioned that officials had recovered a large amount of cash and gold jewellery during a series of raids at properties allegedly owned by Bharati Ghosh.