Faculty jobs rip-off: Arpita Mukherjee’s driver confirms her automobiles are lacking, says wasn’t allowed to drive them | Unique

In an unique interview with India At present, Arpita Mukherjee’s driver Pranab Bhattacharya confirmed that a number of autos underneath her title have been lacking for the final three months. He added that he was in control of driving her round within the Honda Metropolis however was by no means allowed to drive the remaining automobiles.

He stated Partha Chatterjee used to go to her generally and he had seen the suspended minister coming into her home when he would get off from work.

Bhattacharya additional stated the Enforcement Directorate (ED) additionally questioned him concerning the case. “I used to be current when ED officers got here. They instructed me to sit down inside and made me wait. They took my telephone and requested me about Arpita’s whereabouts,” stated Arpita’s driver.

He added that he gave the ED officers his contact quantity and can go to them at any time when he’s summoned.


Sources stated on Friday that Partha Chatterjee aide Arpita Mukherjee reported that 4 luxurious automobiles are lacking from her residence in Kolkata’s Diamond Metropolis complicated. The automobiles have been lacking ever since Arpita was arrested by the ED on the flat.

Authorities are presently making an attempt to find the lacking automobiles utilizing CCTV footage.

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The ED on July 22 recovered Rs 21.90 crore in money from the residence of Arpita Mukherjee whom the probe company described as a “shut affiliate” of former West Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee. It additionally recovered Rs 56 lakh in overseas forex and gold price Rs 76 lakh.

Partha Chatterjee is concerned in an alleged recruitment rip-off of Group ‘C’ & ‘D’ employees, Assistant Lecturers of lessons IX-XII and first academics.

Days after the primary raid, the ED recovered one other Rs 28.90 crore in money, over 5 kg gold and several other paperwork from Arpita Mukherjee’s second condo.

The recovered quantity is suspected to be the proceeds of crime from the trainer recruitment rip-off. Partha Chatterjee and Arpita Mukherjee had been despatched to ED custody until August 3.

Earlier, ED sources stated Arpita confessed that the recovered quantity belonged to Partha Chatterjee and her flat was used to maintain his cash. She additionally stated she had no concept that such an enormous quantity was there in that flat and added that Partha used to go to the flat and he solely knew about it.

In the meantime, following strain from each inside the celebration and the Opposition, Trinamool Congress suspended Partha Chatterjee on Thursday. He was additionally faraway from the Bengal ministry following his arrest by the ED within the academics recruitment rip-off case.

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