Bhubaneswar: Arrested Trinamool MP Sudip Bandyopadhyay on Rose valley chit fund scam will be produced Bhubaneswar CBI court on Wednesday. Huge Police Force deployed outside the court premises.
The CBI on Tuesday arrested Trinamool Congress MP Sudip Bandyopadhyay in connection with the Rose Valley chit fund scam evoking strong reactions from Mamata Banerjee, who alleged political vendetta. Sudip Bandyopadhyay was arrested after being quizzed by the CBI at its office in Kolkata.
Another Trinamool MP Tapas Pal is already in police custody in connection with the scam. Bandyopadhyay alleged political vendetta against him and the Trinamool Congress party by the NDA-ruled Central government.
West Bengal chief minister and Trinamool chief Mamata Banerjee reacted strongly to the news and attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
“Narendra Modi is using CBI, ED, IT to scare those who raise voice against demonetisation,” Mamata alleged and dared PM Modi to arrest her.
The TMC chief has called an emergency meeting on Sudip’s arrest and said, Modi may arrest “all of us” but our protest will continue.
Mamata announced that Trinamool Congress will launch dharnas from Wednesday to protest against Sudip’s arrest.