Kolkata: The City sessions Court on Thursday, rejected the payroll plea of jailed Trinamool Rajya Sabha MP Kunal Ghosh. He is currently behind the bars for his involvement in the multi-crore Saradha Scam. Kunal had pleaded to be released on payroll to attend the Rajya Sabha monsoon session. The court rejected the plea saying that payroll can be granted in case of serious ailment of a family member or to perform the last rites incase of death.
Kunal Ghosh along with transport minister Madan Mitra are currently behind the bars for their alleged role in Saradha scam.