WBSSC scam: Partha Chatterjee suspended from TMC, removed from all party posts

New Delhi: TMC on Thursday (Jul 28) suspended former West Bengal Minister Partha Chatterjee, an accused in the SSC recruitment scam, from the party along with the post of General Secretary and National vice president, senior party leader Abhishek Banerjee said. “Partha Chatterjee has been removed from TMC along with the post of General Secretary, National vice president & three other posts. He has been suspended till the investigation is underway. He can come back if proven not guilty,” Banerjee was quoted as saying by ANI. 

This comes after Partha Chatterjee was sacked by the Mamata Banerjee-led Bengal government from the state cabinet. “CM took the decision and the (Partha Chatterjee) minister was removed. The probe into the matter is underway. If anyone commits something wrong then TMC won’t spare him,” Abhishek Banerjee said. 

(This is a developing story)