New Delhi: Reacting to the controversy surrounding the arrest of former West Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee, Trinamool Congress (TMC) MLA Babul Supriyo on Saturday (July 30) mentioned the incident was “embarrassing” for the Mamata Banerjee-led dispensation. He additional mentioned that it was not proper to lift questions on your entire celebration for the wrongdoings of 1 chief. “Respectable Chief Minister has mentioned that whoever would commit a mistake sitting on such a excessive put up, even when they get life imprisonment then that’s justified. Nevertheless, if one particular person commits such errors, it’s mistaken to level fingers on the celebration or the federal government.”
With out naming Partha Chatterjee, Supriyo mentioned he ought to be answerable for the “embarrassing amount of money” being discovered from his alleged confederate’s premises.
The ED had arrested Chatterjee on July 23 in reference to the case of alleged irregularities within the recruitment drives by the Faculty Service Fee (SSC) which came about when he was the Bengal training minister from 2014 to 2021. Chatterjee’s shut aide Arpita Mukherjee was additionally arrested and ED has seized crores of rupees from her homes in several elements of Kolkata.
On Thursday, TMC had suspended Partha Chatterjee from the celebration until the investigation is underway in addition to eliminated him from all celebration posts together with Normal Secretary and Nationwide vice chairman. The Mamata Banerjee-led authorities additionally sacked him from the state cupboard. The Bengal CM has taken cost of the portfolios held by Chatterjee in the meanwhile.
In the meantime, the TMC is prone to implement a significant organisational overhaul and a reshuffle of the state cupboard following the arrest of now-suspended senior celebration chief Partha Chatterjee, PTI reported. As per the information company sources, the Mamata Banerjee-led celebration can be planning a picture makeover amid the college jobs rip-off controversy.
(With company inputs)