New Delhi: A Special Court on Thursday summoned Trinamool Congress MP and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s nephew Abhishek Banerjee in a fake degree case, news agency ANI reported. The court has asked him to appear before them on July 25. Also Read - Bengal Polls 2021: BJP’s Diamond Harbour Candidate Dipak Halder, Supporters Thrashed; 9 Injured
The case was filed by Supreme Court Advocate Sarthak Chaturvedi. Also Read - Bengal, Assam Round 2 Polling Today: All Eyes On Mamata Banerjee Vs Suvendu Adhikari In Nandigram
Meanwhile, Mamata Banerjee held a meeting with Trinamool Congress MLAs at party headquarters in Kolkata, earlier today. Also Read - 'Unite Against BJP': West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee Writes Letter To 15 Opposition Leaders
Earlier this week another TMC leader was summoned by the Enforcement Directorate. Senior TMC leader Madan Mitra was interrogated for over four hours by the law enforcement agency in connection with Rose Valley scam.
As per ED estimates, the Rose Valley scam is at least five times the Saradha Ponzi scam. Its chairman Gautam Kundu and attached his assets worth Rs 2,300 crore, including hotels and resorts.