The probe agency claims that it has recovered total cash worth Rs 32 lakhs along with 10,000 US dollars. ED also stated that it has also seized documents that entail about circular transactions, digital evidence and property documents.
CBI sources said the MPs will be chargesheeted after the Speaker grants sanction. “Sanction had to be sought against a former MP as well because he was a sitting MP when the offence occurred,” said a CBI officer.
Muhammad Khalid Khan (40) was a TMC councillor of Ward 66 of Asansol Municipal Corporation. According to police, three bike-borne assailants fired at Khan who was taking a walk outside his house in the night. He received bullet injuries on his chest and leg.
Earlier, all the 31 councillors of the Naihati municipality belonged to Trinamool Congress. However, after the Lok Sabha polls, in which BJP won 18 seats and TMC 22, as many as 29 councillors joined the BJP in Delhi.
Chatterjee, the MLA from Behala Paschim Assembly constituency in the southern part of the city of Kolkata, is among the most senior members of the Trinamool Congress, and considered close to Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
Trinamool Congress MP Sudip Bandyopadhyay was on Tuesday arrested by the CBI after questioning in the Rose Valley chit fund scam case. The arrest came soon after another party MP Tapas Pal, accused in the same case, was sent to police custody. Bandyopadhyay told media, “I said I will come to face CBI interrogation to know what is […]
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