Partha Chatterjee

Trinamool takes out rally in minister's constituency after CBI grills him in recruitment scam

Social media, however, was abuzz, calling the rally a platform of protest. Posters have been shared on networking sites christening the rally as 'Hok Pratibad' (Let there be protest).

published on : 20th May 2022

Mamata to ‘expose’ job scams of former Left regime

Political observers in the state said Mamata’s threat is a counter to the CPI(M)’s attempt to use the ongoing controversy as a political tool against the ruling party. 

published on : 20th May 2022

Amid SSC row, Bengal BJP leader claims party MLAs also took favours; writes to Amit Shah

Partha Chatterjee, a local BJP leader from Kalyani in Nadia district, complained that two BJP MLAs, one from Bankura and another from Nadia district , misused their position.

published on : 20th May 2022

SSC recruitment scam: After Bengal minister's interrogation, petitioner move HC

The petitioners said the evidences are important as it convinced the high court to engage the CBI to conduct a probe giving liberty the central agency to interrogate the TMC heavyweight.

published on : 19th May 2022

SSC recruitment scam: West Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee appears before CBI

Earlier, the Calcutta HC upheld orders of a single bench that directed the CBI to inquire into alleged illegal appointments.

published on : 18th May 2022

West Bengal government seeks more IAS, IPS officers from Centre as number of districts to rise

State Industry Minister Partha Chatterjee claimed that some neighbouring states that are smaller than West Bengal have more IAS and IPS officers compared to what this state has.

published on : 19th April 2022

Teacher recruitment scam: HC extends stay on order summoning Bengal minister to appear before CBI

The bench directed that the stay granted by it on an order of Justice Abhijit Gangopadhyay that asked Partha Chatterjee to appear before the CBI by Tuesday evening will continue.

published on : 13th April 2022

Senior leader Partha Chatterjee appointed Trinamool national vice president

Chatterjee, who is the Bengal industry minister, will also continue to serve as the state secretary-general of the party, a post he has held for more than two decades.

published on : 20th February 2022

Mamata Banerjee, two other newly-elected TMC MLAs to take oath on October 7 

However, Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar said he will wait till the official gazette notification on the Bhabanipur by-poll result is issued.

published on : 5th October 2021

CBI questions Bengal minister in chit fund scam case

Sources in the central agency said a club in Naktala in south Kolkata received huge funds from I-Core during Durga Puja a few years back and Chatterjee was associated with the club. 

published on : 13th September 2021

CBI interrogates West Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee for two hours in I-Core ponzi scam case

Chatterjee was allegedly seen in some of the public functions organised by the now-defunct I-Core which was charged with duping investors by offering them abnormally high returns on investments.

published on : 13th September 2021

CBI summons Bengal minister over chit fund scam, Mamata hits out at nephew's grilling

Mamata Banerjee, while addressing a workers’ meet on Wednesday, lambasted the Centre over the ED’s notice summoning Abhishek Banerjee

published on : 8th September 2021