Madan Mitra

Narada scam: CBI interrogates Trinamool leader Madan Mitra

The CBI on Wednesday interrogated Trinamool Congress leader and former West Bengal minister Madan Mitra in connection with the Narada tapes scam.

Sep 13, 2017, 19:12 PM IST

Kolkata hospital refuses to release patient over money, alleges kin

A man who was critically injured in a road accident in West Bengal died on Thursday night due to "inadequate treatment" by a private hospital, which had also refused to allow the kin to shift him to a state-run hospital unless they paid up the full amount.

Feb 24, 2017, 14:55 PM IST

Mamata Banerjee declines comment on Madan Mitra's release

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday declined comment on the release of Trinamool Congress heavyweight Madan Mitra who was arrested in connection with the Saradha scam about two years ago.

Sep 10, 2016, 13:06 PM IST

CBI to move High Court for cancellation of Mitra's bail

"The Sessions Judge has granted bail to Madan Mitra. After receiving the order we will move the High Court in the first available date to seek cancellation of the bail," a CBI official told PTI.

Sep 09, 2016, 21:56 PM IST
Saradha accused Madan Mitra gets bail

Saradha accused Madan Mitra gets bail

Mitra was behind bars since his arrest on December 12, 2014, except for a brief period in October 2015 when he was granted bail by a lower court. 

Sep 09, 2016, 17:53 PM IST

Madan Mitra backs Narada sting probe

Former West Bengal minister and Saradha scam accused Madan Mitra on Sunday backed Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee`s decision ordering a probe into the Narada sting operation in which several Trinamool Congress leaders were allegedly shown receiving wads of currency notes.

Jun 19, 2016, 17:25 PM IST
Saradha chit fund accused Madan Mitra hospitalised after chest pain

Saradha chit fund accused Madan Mitra hospitalised after chest pain

West Bengal minister and Saradha chit fund accused Madan Mitra was on Tuesday admitted to a hospital in Kolkata. 

Apr 26, 2016, 20:08 PM IST

Jailed ex-minister Madan Mitra has assets of 80 lakh, no car

Trinamool Congress leader and former minister Madan Mitra, accused in the multi-crore rupee Saradha chit fund scam and lodged in a jail, today filed his nomination papers for contesting Assembly poll and declared assets amounting to Rs 80 lakh.

Apr 07, 2016, 00:11 AM IST

Saradha scam accused Madan Mitra has assets worth Rs.88 lakh

Former West Bengal minister and Trinamool Congress candidate Madan Mitra - who is in custody over the multi-crore-rupee Saradha scam -- possesses assets in excess of Rs.88 lakh, according to his affidavit filed with the Election Commission on Wednesday.

Apr 06, 2016, 21:37 PM IST
West Bengal polls: BJP's Roopa Ganguly vs TMC's Laxmi Ratan Shukla; Madan Mitra pitched against Krishanu Mitra

West Bengal polls: BJP's Roopa Ganguly vs TMC's Laxmi Ratan Shukla; Madan Mitra pitched against Krishanu Mitra

Bharatiya Janata Party leader and actor Rupa Ganguly of teleserial ‘Mahabharat’ fame will take on Trinamool Congress candidate Laxmi Ratan Shukla in Howrah North.

Mar 18, 2016, 10:47 AM IST
Bengal Assembly polls 2016: Madan Mitra becomes first TMC candidate to contest from jail

Bengal Assembly polls 2016: Madan Mitra becomes first TMC candidate to contest from jail

The counting will be taken up on May 19. 

Mar 05, 2016, 00:12 AM IST

Judicial custody of Madan Mitra extended to Feb 10

A city court on Thursday extended the judicial custody of Trinamool Congress leader and former West Bengal minister Madan Mitra, an accused in the Saradha chit fund scam, by 14 days till February 10.

Jan 28, 2016, 20:20 PM IST

Madan Mitra welcomes Mukul Roy's 'return' to Trinamool mainstream

 Former West Bengal minister and Saradha chit fund scam accused Madan Mitra on Thursday hailed Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for bringing shunted Trinamool Congress parliamentarian Mukul Roy back to the party mainstream.

Dec 17, 2015, 21:15 PM IST

Opposition hails Madan Mitra's bail plea rejection; TMC remains mum

Opposition parties in West Bengal on Thursday hailed the cancellation of the bail to Trinamool Congress leader Madan Mitra.

Nov 20, 2015, 00:22 AM IST

Court always does justice: Bengal minister Madan Mitra after bail cancellation

On a day when the Calcutta High Court cancelled his bail and ordered him to surrender, Trinamool Congress lawmaker and Saradha scam accused Madan Mitra on Thursday asserted that a court always metes out justice.

Nov 19, 2015, 21:57 PM IST

Calcutta HC cancels Madan Mitra's bail, asks him to surrender

Calcutta High Court on Thursday cancelled the bail of Trinamool Congress leader and former minister Madan Mitra, accused in the multi-crore rupees Saradha chit fund scam, and asked him to surrender.

Nov 19, 2015, 16:57 PM IST

Saradha scam: Madan Mitra still discharging function under house confinement, says CBI

Appealing before the bench to cancel his bail granted by an Alipore court on October 31, the CBI counsel said that Mitra was discharging functions as a cabinet minister even on this date.

Nov 18, 2015, 18:44 PM IST

Calcutta HC postpones CBI petition for cancelling Mitra's bail plea

The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday adjourned till tomorrow hearing on the CBI petition for cancellation of state Transport Minister Madan Mitra's bail plea.

Nov 17, 2015, 14:57 PM IST

Saradha chit fund scam: Madan Mitra discharged from hospital, returns home

Madan Mitra has been declared fit.

Nov 09, 2015, 19:02 PM IST
Saradha scam:  Calcutta High Court orders house arrest for West Bengal minister Madan Mitra

Saradha scam: Calcutta High Court orders house arrest for West Bengal minister Madan Mitra

WB cabinet minister Madan Mitra is an accused in the multi-crore rupee Saradha chit fund scam case.

Nov 05, 2015, 15:58 PM IST