New Delhi: The BJP on Thursday slammed the Trinamool Congress over corruption costs towards its arrested former chief Partha Chatterjee, saying the get together which used to boost “Maa, Maati, Manush” slogan now solely chants “cash, cash and cash”. BJP chief and Union Minister Meenakshi Lekhi informed a press convention right here that Chatterjee, arrested in a lecturers’ job rip-off, “owns a luxurious flat in Kolkata simply to maintain his canine”.
“I need to remind the individuals of the nation that those that used to boost the slogan of Maa, Maati, Manush, (mom, motherland and folks) in the present day they’re chanting just one phrase – cash, cash, cash,” she added.
The Enforcement Directorate arrested Chatterjee on July 23 in reference to its investigation into alleged irregularities within the recruitment drive by College Service Fee (SSC). The central company has additionally arrested Chatterjee’s shut affiliate Arpita Mukherjee and seized crores of rupees in money from her residences in numerous elements of town.
Chatterjee has been faraway from all organisational posts within the TMC and can stay suspended from the get together until the time the investigation into the college recruitment rip-off is accomplished, senior chief get together Abhishek Banerjee stated.
Banerjee, who’s the get together’s nationwide normal secretary, additionally stated that doorways of TMC can be opened for Chatterjee provided that he was confirmed harmless.
“The TMC won’t assist anybody discovered concerned in corruption. After in the present day’s disciplinary committee assembly, it was determined that Partha Chatterjee might be faraway from all get together posts with instant impact. He’ll stay suspended from the get together until the investigation is over.