Amar Dev Paswan, Kolkata: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has made another arrest in the famous teacher scam case of West Bengal. ED has arrested Trinamool Youth Congress leader Shantanu Banerjee of Hooghly district during interrogation. Let us inform that on Friday, ED had called Shantanu for questioning in the teacher recruitment scam case. He was arrested after hours of questioning.
The ED alleges that Shantanu was not cooperating during interrogation and was giving evasive answers to the questions, hence he was arrested. Even before this, ED had called Shantanu Banerjee for questioning by sending summons several times. During that time, the ED team got hold of many important information in the interrogation of Shantanu Banerjee.
ED has received many documents from Shantanu’s house
Apart from this, ED has also got hold of many papers and documents of examinees from Shantanu Banerjee’s house. It is being said that the ED had also sought property documents of Shantanu. Apart from this, the ED had also sought information about money transactions with Kuntal Ghosh, another accused in the case.
It is being told that when Kuntal Ghosh was arrested, Shantanu’s name came to the fore in the teacher recruitment scam. Apart from this, the names of two other women close to Kuntal Hemanti Gangopadhyay and Soma Chakraborty have also come up in this case. ED has also interrogated Soma Chakraborty. If ED sources are to be believed then many more names can be revealed in the teacher recruitment scam case.
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