Madan Mitra remanded to 14 days' jail custody

 West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra, who was arrested by CBI in connection with the Saradha chit fund scam, was today remanded to 14 days' judicial custody by a court here.

Saradha scam: Petition in HC seeking Madan Mitra's removal from Bengal Cabinet

A petition was on Friday filed in the Calcutta High Court seeking removal of Madan Mitra from the post of state Transport Minister as he is in jail in the Saradha chit fund case.

CPI (M) women activists tear own blouses and blame us for molestation: TMC leader

Trinamool Congress leader Swapan Debnath has stoked a controversy by making derogatory remarks against Left Party members, reports said on Tuesday.

Saradha scam: BJP seeks strict adherence to Jail Code for Madan Mitra

West Bengal BJP on Sunday claimed that West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra was being given preferential treatment in jail after his arrest in connection with the multi-crore rupees Saradha scam and threatened to move court if the officials fail to strictly adhere to the jail code.

Saradha scam accused Madan Mitra undergoes check-up at hospital, goes back to jail

A medical check-up was on Saturday conducted on West Bengal Minister Madan Mitra, accused in Saradha scam, at a state-run hospital here after which he was taken back to the Alipore prison as doctors found "nothing serious".

Saradha scam: Trinamool leader Madan Mitra taken to hospital
Saradha scam: Trinamool leader Madan Mitra taken to hospital

West Bengal minister Madan Mitra, arrested by CBI in Saradha scam came, was taken to a state-run hospital for a check-up Saturday morning.

Hang me if proved I have taken Saradha money: Madan Mitra

 Refuting CBI`s claims that huge amount was transferred to his account, arrested West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra Friday told a court to hang him if it was proved that he had taken the Saradha scam money.

Saradha scam: BJP alleges preferential treament to Madan Mitra

 BJP's state chief Rahul Sinha on Friday slammed Kolkata police for allegedly giving preferential treatment to West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra while taking him to the court from jail.

Saradha scam: Madan Mitra's bail plea rejected, judicial custody extended till Jan 16
Saradha scam: Madan Mitra's bail plea rejected, judicial custody extended till Jan 16

While rejecting his bail plea, a city court on Friday extended the judicial custody of West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra, arrested in the Saradha scam, till Jan 16.  

No adverse impact of Saradha scam on TMC in polls: Mukul Roy

 Dismissing speculation that Saradha scam could have an adverse impact on Trinamool Congress's performance in coming municipal and Assembly elections, party General Secretary Mukul Roy on Thursday said people continued to repose faith on Mamata Banerjee and TMC would win the polls.

Saradha scam: West Bengal minister Madan Mitra discharged from hospital

West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra, arrested by CBI in connection with the Saradha chit fund scam, was discharged from state-run SSKM Hospital this morning.

Madan Mitra's health condition stable, says Director of SSKM hospital

The director of SSKM Hospital, Pradeep Kumar Mitra, on Saturday said that West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra's health condition was stable.

Madan Mitra to be discharged from hospital soon

West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra, who has been arrested by CBI in connection with the Saradha chitfund scam, will be discharged from hospital soon as his medical reports found him to be healthy.

Saradha scam: It seems people being jailed on political consideration, says Mamata Banerjee

Amid her party's protest alleging misuse of CBI by the Centre in the Saradha scam following state minister Madan Mitra's arrest, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said it seemed that people were being sent to jail now on political considerations too.

SC should be told of Trinamool's court protests: Altamas Kabir

Terming West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress' protests in court against the arrest of minister Madan Mitra contempt of court, former chief justice of India Altamas Kabir Saturday called for bringing the matter to the apex court's immediate attention.

I was not initially informed about Mitra's arrest: Bengal Governor

 West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi on Saturday said that he was not "initially" informed about the arrest of the state's sports and transport minister Madan Mitra by the CBI in its ongoing probe into the Saradha scam.

TMC wonders why no CPI(M) leader is arrested in Saradha scam

On a backfoot following the arrest of minister Madan Mitra in Saradha chitfund scam, senior Trinamool Congress leader and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Partha Chatterjee on Friday questioned why the CBI is not arresting CPI(M) leaders, during whose rule such companies mushroomed in the state.

Chitfund scam: Madan Mitra complains of chest pain, admitted to hospital

West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra, who was arrested by CBI in connection with the Saradha chitfund scam, was on Friday admitted to the state-run SSKM Hospital after he was remanded to judicial custody by a city court.

Trinamool complains to Bengal governor over CBI Saradha probe

 On a day when West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra was sent to judicial custody in the Saradha scam, five of his ministerial colleagues met Governor KN Tripathi complaining against the CBI investigation that was "aimed only at the ruling party".

Have named CPI-M leaders in Saradha scam: Madan Mitra

West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra, arrested in the Saradha scam, Friday claimed he has named to the CBI, several CPI-M leaders including MP Mohammad Salim for their involvement in the multi-crore scandal. The Left leaders dismissed the allegations.