West Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Saturday morning after hours of ED grilling in reference to an alleged instructor recruitment rip-off.
Aside from being the Commerce and Industries minister, Chatterjee additionally holds the portfolio of Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs.
West Bengal Commerce and Industries Division minister and heavyweight TMC chief Partha Chatterjee was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Saturday morning after being questioned for over 24 hours in reference to an alleged recruitment rip-off in state-run colleges. His shut aide Arpita Mukherjee has additionally been detained by the company.
The present minister of the Commerce and Industries Division and former Schooling Minister of West Bengal, Chatterjee can be the West Bengal Basic Secretary of the All India Trinamool Congress.
Partha Chatterjee additionally holds the portfolio of Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs. From 2014 until 2021, Chatterjee was the Schooling Minister in Mamata Banerjee’s cupboard.
In 2001, Partha Chatterjee was elected as an MLA from Behala Paschim on a Trinamool Congress ticket and has been holding the South Kolkata seat since then. Earlier than Mamata Banerjee’s social gathering fashioned the federal government in 2011, Chatterjee was Chief of the Opposition within the West Bengal Legislative Meeting from 2006 to 2011.
As Mamata Banerjee received a second time period in 2016, he turned the Minister-in-Cost of Greater Schooling and College Schooling Division, West Bengal Authorities and the Ministry of Commerce and Business, Public Enterprises, Data Know-how and Electronics, changed by Amit Mitra.
Chatterjee labored as a HR skilled with Andrew Yuletide, after his completion of MBA from Calcutta College. He’s additionally the chairman of Naktala Udayan Durga Puja Committee in Kolkata, which is legendary for its themed pandals and attracts lakhs of pandal hoppers in Puja.
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