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ED quizzing of TMC leader Saayoni Ghosh in Bengal teacher recruitment scam today
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ED quizzing of TMC leader Saayoni Ghosh in Bengal teacher recruitment scam today

| @indiablooms | 30 Jun 2023, 11:20 am

Kolkata/IBNS: The Enforcement Directorate will quiz Trinamool Congress (TMC) youth state president and Bengali actress Saayoni Ghosh in the West Bengal teacher recruitment scam on Friday.

Saayoni has been asked to appear before the ED office in Kolkata by 11:30 am.

However, no confirmation over whether Saayoni would appear before the ED or snub the summon is yet to be received.

She is likely to be grilled over her financial transactions with now expelled TMC youth leader Kuntal Ghosh.

Saayoni's name appeared in the scam case during a probe into some properties of Kuntal.

Former state education minister Partha Chatterjee, former primary education board president and Trinamool MLA Manik Bhattacharya are among the people who have been arrested so far in connection with the scam.

Partha and his close-aide Arpita Mukherjee were arrested in the cases after a huge cash (about Rs 50 crore) was recovered from the latter's two flats.

TMC MP and national general secretary Abhishek Banerjee too was quizzed by the Central Bureau of Investigation in connection with the same case.

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