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Chit fund scams: Madan Mitra questioned, Satabdi summoned

Rose Valley was linked to many TMC leaders, including a few MPs. Some of them have been questioned by the CBI and ED.

ED interrogates TMC leader Madan Mitra in Rose Valley scam

Mitra, who was the then transport minister, was arrested in 2014 by the Central Bureau of Investigation for his alleged connection with the multi-crore Saradha ponzi scam.

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Day after bypoll, Section 144 imposed in Bengal's Bhatpara

BJP claimed that TMC’s bypoll candidate from the area, Madan Mitra, had triggered violence in the area on Sunday which is still continuing. Reacting to the allegations, Mitra said, “Arjun Singh is trying to create disturbance in the area with the help of the central forces.”

TMC's Madan Mitra electoral battle from jail looks a winner

Madan Mitra is not the first candidate in the West Bengal state assembly poll to have faced the contest from behind bars.

ED questions Madan Mitra on Narada sting, Saradha scam

Sources in ED said Mitra refused to recognise Narada News CEO Mathew Samuel, who, while posing as a businessman, had allegedly paid money to 12 TMC leaders in lieu of favours in 2014.

Madan Mitra loses his last administrative post

According to a notification by the West Bengal government’s department of health and family welfare, the new committee has Baranagar TMC MLA Tapas Roy as its new chairman.

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Bengal: Only TMC leader Madan Mitra jailed in Saradha scam loses elections

It wasn't until late in the evening that it became clear that Mitra lost to CPI(M)'s Manash Mukherjee with a margin of 4,198 votes.

TMC candidate Madan Mitra hospitalised

Arrested by CBI in December 2014, the former state Transport and Sports Minister is contesting polls from his constituency of Kamarhati.

West Bengal: Jailed ex-minister Madan Mitra, a candidate who can't vote

Election Commission sources confirmed that Mitra, who is presently lodged in Alipore jail in the multi-crore Saradha chitfund scam, will not be allowed to exercise his franchise.

West Bengal Elections 2016: Roopa Ganguly vs cricketer Shukla, Krishanu vs Madan Mitra

Prominent among those in the second list is former state BJP president Rahul Sinha, who is now a national secretary. He will contest from Jorasanko in Kolkata.

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