Kolkata: A city justice on Thursday deserted a bail defence of West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra in Saradha letter account fraud box as his counsel, while seeking a service for his client, quoted a declare as observant that Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee graced a Saradha Group programme.
Acting District and Sessions Judge, Alipore court, Lakshmi Kanta Das deserted a bail request of Mitra.
Appearing for Mitra, comparison warn Milon Mukherjee submitted that one of a witnesses had in a sworn matter pronounced that while reposing faith in a Saradha Group, he was shabby by 3 points including a participation of Mamata Banerjee during a coronation of ‘Kalam’, a Bengali journal owned by a chitfund company’s media wing.
The witness, Ashraf Ali from Malda district, pronounced that he had also been shabby by meaningful that Madan Mitra was a boss of a workers’s kinship of Saradha Group on saying a print support during a company’s bureau here.
Ali, who had deposited income in Saradha Group’s letter account scheme, had pronounced that his internal MP Abu Hasem Khan Chowdhury’s “good” difference about Saradha Group had also helped him in holding a preference in foster of depositing income in a scheme.
Stating these, Mukherjee submitted before a decider that when a declare has named 3 domestic figures, because would Mitra be kept underneath incarceration.
“Why is he (Mitra) being done a scapegoat?” a warn pronounced while seeking bail.
Mitra, who is in legal remand, is during benefaction lodged in state-run SSKM Hospital.
Mukherjee serve submitted that Mitra, who is in control for a final 195 days, was no some-more an successful chairman and that he would reside by any condition imposed by a court.
CBI warn K Raghava Charyulu, hostile a bail plea, submitted that Mitra was still a apportion in West Bengal Cabinet and as such was a really successful person.
He settled that Mitra had spent a vast partial of his days in control during SSKM Hospital with full comforts and that he has been given special diagnosis there.
Charyulu submitted that a scam, involving over Rs 2,500 crores and travelling several states, was still underneath review and that a bail for a apportion during this theatre would impact a probe.