Arpita Mukherjee, whom Bengal CM Mamta praised, got ₹ 20 crore and 20 mobiles from her own house: Know her full story
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday (July 22, 2022) raided several locations of Arpita Mukherjee, a close aide of West Bengal’s Mamata Banerjee government minister Partha Chatterjee. A huge amount of Rs 20 crore was recovered.
Along with this, more than 20 valuable mobile phones, gold, foreign currency, land documents etc. have been recovered from Arpita’s house. Arpita Mukherjee had kept 20 crores hidden in two bags.
This case is related to the recruitment scam of West Bengal. Partha Chatterjee’s troubles may increase in the case of West Bengal School Service Commission (SSC) and West Bengal Board of Primary Education scam. At the same time, ED raids are also going on at Partha Chatterjee’s house.
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is investigating the West Bengal education scam. The central agency has initiated a probe into irregularities in recruitment of Group ‘C’ and ‘D’ staff and teachers in government-sponsored and aided schools on the recommendations of the West Bengal School Service Commission.
Partha Chatterjee, the current Industries Minister in the Mamata Banerjee government, was the Education Minister when the scam broke out. The CBI has questioned him twice. The first questioning was done on 25 April, while the second time on 18 May.
Who is Arpita Mukherjee
Arpita Mukherjee is in the limelight after huge cash was recovered in the raids by the Enforcement Directorate. Arpita has worked as an actress in the Bengali film industry. Apart from this, she has also worked in Odia and Tamil films. He has done side role in most of the films.
Arpita is close to Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee and his legal adviser are being told. She has also appeared many times in political events with Partha Mukherjee. Apart from this, she has also been seen in political campaigns with the strong minister of Bengal.
Arpita lives in a luxurious flat in South Kolkata. Partha Chatterjee runs the popular Durga Puja committee Nakatla Udayan in South Kolkata, one of the largest Puja committees in Kolkata.
Arpita Mukherjee with Partha Chatterjee in 2019 and 2020 Durga Puja Celebrations was the face of She was seen with Partha Chatterjee in the poster released during Durga Puja. In that poster, Partha Chatterjee was mentioned as the chairman of the committee.
Not only this, Arpita Mukherjee has also been seen with Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. Mamta Banerjee has also praised Arpita. BJP leader Anirban Ganguly has taken a jibe at Mamta Banerjee regarding this.
Ganguly said, “CM Mamta Banerjee recently praised her close and confidant Partha Chatterjee in praise of her close friend Arpita Mukherjee and said, ‘Keep up the good work’. What that ‘good job’ is, it has become clear since yesterday. He also mentioned about Arpita going to ‘Bobby’ Firhad Hakim! Ali Baba’s 40…”