SSC Scam

SSC scam: CBI arrests two in Bengal school jobs irregularities

These are the first arrests made by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the school jobs scam.

published on : 10th August 2022

'Partha's act was a shame', says TMC minister as CBI arrests 2 SSC officials in job scam

Firhad Hakim made the statement in the backdrop of the Calcutta High Court’s direction asking the ED to be a party in a PIL about the assets and property details of 19 top TMC leaders.

published on : 10th August 2022

SSC scam: Partha Chatterjee lone inmate in cell, has chit fund scam accused as neighbours

Arpita is lodged in Alipore correctional home for women, which is generally given to prisoners showing good conduct.

published on : 7th August 2022

Mamata Banerjee meets PM Modi, seeks urgent release of Bengal's dues

Taking a jibe at Mamata-Modi meeting, the CPI(M) and Congress described it as a part of her "setting" plan to settle an under the table deal with the BJP.

published on : 5th August 2022

WB school jobs scam: Partha, Arpita sent to judicial custody till August 18

Chatterjee and Mukherjee have been in ED's remand since their arrest on July 23 in connection with its probe into the money trail in illegal recruitments done by the School Service Commission.

published on : 5th August 2022

SSC scam: Insurance receipts issued to Arpita with Partha as nominee, finds ED 

The ED has described the insurance documents as clinching evidence to prove that the proceeds of the crime of the alleged scam in recruitment were invested in the name of Arpita.

published on : 5th August 2022

SSC scam: Money was kept without my knowledge, says Arpita as ED raids 5 more places

Partha Chatterjee, who was also arrested in connection with school recruitment scam, said he doesn’t have any money.

published on : 2nd August 2022

'Money recovered by ED does not belong to me': Partha Chatterjee once again claims 'conspiracy'

Chatterjee had on Friday asserted that he was a victim of a conspiracy and expressed unhappiness over the Trinamool Congress' decision to suspend him.

published on : 31st July 2022

'Partha Chatterjee used to take Arpita Mukherjee for joyrides in high-end cars, have parties': Investigators

Other bank accounts, linked to several 'shell companies' allegedly operated by Mukherjee, are also under the ED's scanner.

published on : 31st July 2022

SSC effect? Major Bengal cabinet, Trinamool organisational reshuffle in offing post-Partha fiasco

Chatterjee, the former virtual number two both in the TMC and the government, was stripped of all ministerial responsibilities and suspended from the party following his arrest last week.

published on : 31st July 2022

Partha Chatterjee: The 'greedy, work-shy penny-pinching hoarder' in the eye of the SSC scam

The stories of Chatterjee's miserliness are legion in the TMC, which also explains why he allegedly hoarded Rs 52 crore in cash, thousands of dollars worth lakhs and jewellery valued at Rs 4 crore.

published on : 30th July 2022

SSC scam: Stung by ED raids, Trinamool wakes up, assures justice to job aspirants

Abhishek Banerjee was forced to step as the party had nowhere to hide after embarrassing photos surfaced of the Rs 50 crore in currency notes and gold jewellery seized by the ED.

published on : 30th July 2022

SSC scam: Partha Chatterjee cries conspiracy, plays victim card, but mum about plotters

Meanwhile, Chatterjee’s close aide Arpita, from whose apartments Rs 49.8 crore in cash and jewellery was recovered, broke down while being taken for medical check-up.

published on : 29th July 2022

SSC scam: Was told not to enter rooms with hidden cash, says Partha aide as ED raids Arpita's third apartment in Kolkata

Recovery of the huge volume of cash in the past six days is suspected to be proceeds of crime of alleged recruitment scam in schools.

published on : 29th July 2022

Bengal SSC scam: Mamata sacks arrested minister Partha Chatterjee from Cabinet

Earlier in the day, TMC general secretary and spokesperson Kunal Ghosh had called for Partha Chatterjee's expulsion from the party and the ministry.

published on : 28th July 2022

SSC scam: Sack Partha Chatterjee from Mamata Cabinet, expel him, Trinamool leaders demand

Nearly Rs 50 crore in cash, and gold believed to be in kilograms were recovered from apartments linked to Partha Chatterjee, besides documents of properties and foreign exchange.

published on : 28th July 2022

SSC scam: Rs 50 crore in cash, jewellery recovered from apartments of arrested Bengal minister's aide

The central agency, which is probing into the money trail in the recruitment scam, brought currency counting machines to assess the volume of cash, which is suspected to be proceeds of crime.

published on : 28th July 2022

'Anyone proven guilty must be punished, but media trials unacceptable': Mamata on SSC scam

Banerjee, also the Trinamool Congress supremo, said that anyone proven guilty by the court must be punished, but probe 'agencies must not be used to malign political parties'.

published on : 28th July 2022

SSC scam: Why is arrested minister being retained in Mamata Cabinet, asks BJP's Suvendu

Adhikari met Governor La Ganesan at the Raj Bhavan in Kolkata, seeking that Chatterjee, who holds the industry, commerce and parliamentary affairs portfolios, be removed as minister.

published on : 28th July 2022

SSC scam: Arrested Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee arrives in Kolkata from Odisha after health check-up

Earlier, doctors at the premier medical establishment in Bhubaneswar said he was suffering from chronic diseases, but does not need immediate hospitalisation.

published on : 26th July 2022
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