West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh on Sunday threatened to place an area authorities officer and a panchayat member behind bars in Birbhum district over studies of funds misappropriation, and mentioned nobody concerned in looting public cash could be spared. Ghosh, throughout a celebration assembly within the district’s Mayureswar space, mentioned that a number of allegations of misbehaviour and embezzlement of public cash have been raised in opposition to a block growth officer, who apparently works in collusion with a panchayat member.
“Somebody has constructed a three-storey home with public cash, and he doesn’t thoughts having fun with his tea in its balcony each morning, whereas plenty are disadvantaged of primary amenities. Your time is up,” he mentioned, with out clearly referring to anybody. “I’ve come to know that the native BDO is working in opposition to the pursuits of frequent folks. He’s doing this in collusion with a panchayat member. We’re asking them to fix his methods… Nobody concerned in looting public cash might be spared,” he warned.
In a veiled dig on the ruling TMC, Ghosh additional mentioned that “lots of your leaders” have been jailed in Odisha, too, for dishonest folks and looting their hard-earned cash. “We are able to despatch the corrupt to jails on this state, too. Cease dishonest practices now,” he added.
The state BJP chief was probably alluding to the arrests made within the neighbouring state in reference to the chit-fund scams. Responding to his claims, TMC state basic secretary Kunal Ghosh mentioned, “Dilipbabu makes tall claims which don’t have any fact in them.” He contended that the “BJP is aware of nothing higher than intimidating opposition events with the usage of central businesses such because the Central Bureau of Investigation and the Enforcement Directorate”.
“with jail phrases, leaders like Dilipbabu are proving that his social gathering is attempting to make central businesses an prolonged arm of the BJP,” he added.