Main Media English

Get Latest News, India News, World News at Main Media English

Support Us

Bengal school job scam case: Fresh plea in Calcutta HC seeks speedy formation of special bench

IANS logo Reported By IANS |
Published On :

Kolkata, Nov 16 (IANS) A fresh petition was filed on Thursday at the division bench of the Calcutta High Court seeking the quick formation of a special bench for hearing all cases relating to alleged cash-for-school-job scam in West Bengal as per a directive of the Supreme Court.

The division bench of Calcutta High Court’s ChiefJustice T.S. Sivagnanam and Justice Hiranmay Bhattacharya assured petitioners to form the special bench at earliest.

Also Read Story

BharatRizin buys Celebrity Cricket League team Bhojpuri Dabanggs

Cong collects Rs 1.06 cr in 8 hrs after launching online crowdfunding campaign

Gangster, shot dead in court, killed due to rivalry in jail, says Bihar Police

Jacqueline moves Delhi HC seeking quashing of ED complaint

Man held in Odisha’s Sundargarh for killing two over petty dispute

PKL 10: Puneri Paltan win low-scoring thriller against Dabang Delhi, take top spot

DSP in Bihar’s Kaimur suspended for sexually harassing woman SI

Rottweiler bites kid in Goa; owner, caretaker booked

Kharge chairs meeting to discuss LS poll preparedness in UP (Ld)

On November 10, the Supreme Court’s division bench of Justice Aniruddha Bose and Justice Bela M. Trivedi returned to the Calcutta High Court all the cases pertaining to the alleged cash-for-school-job scam.


Besides directing the formation of a special bench for hearing in the matter, the apex court alsodirected winding up all cases relating to the matter within the next six months. The apex court also directed the central agencies for winding up their investigation in the matter within the next couple of months.

In the backdrop of the apex court’s order earlier this month, Calcutta High Court’s counsel Anindya Lahiri filed a fresh petition on Thursday with the plea for quick formation of the special bench.

The apex court’s order has brought cheer to the thousands of eligible but deprived candidates who had been on the streets of Kolkata for over a year demanding their appointment to replace the ineligible ones who secured jobs against some monetary consideration.

–IANS

src/dpb

(This report is auto-generated from IANS news service. 'Main Media' holds no responsibility for its content.)

Get involved in bringing the ground realities of Seemanchal. Click the "Support Us" button to join our membership.

Support Us

Related News

Bihar Police woman constable suspended for making reels inside Mahabodhi temple

Man City 51%, Liverpool 49%, Arsenal no chance: Mourinho on Premier League title race

Former postal official gets 4-year jail for misappropriation of funds

Ebix stock in record plunge after bankruptcy filing

Champions League: Holders Manchester City set to face Copenhagen in last 16; Arsenal to meet Porto

Industry stakeholders hail new Telecommunications Bill 2023

Parliament security breach case: Delhi Police opposes accused Neelam Azad’s plea for FIR copy

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *