Teacher recruitment scam: Kolkata High Court orders removal of ED officer from probe.

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The Kolkata High Court removed the ED officer from the probe.

The Kolkata High Court on Friday ordered the immediate removal of Mithilesh Kumar Mishra, assistant director of the Enforcement Directorate (ED) team investigating the alleged primary teacher recruitment scam in West Bengal. The court said that it was not satisfied with the answers to the questions asked by the officer during the appearance in the previous hearing. Notably, ED officer Mithilesh Kumar Mishra summoned Trinamool Congress MP Abhishek Banerjee to appear before him on October 3 in connection with the probe into the alleged scam.

Why did the court remove the investigating officer of ED?

“The Director of the Enforcement Directorate has been directed to immediately transfer the work assigned to Mishra to another competent officer,” Kolkata High Court Justice Amrita Sinha said in the case today. The court directed that Mishra be discharged from the investigation of the present case. “The ED director was directed to attach Mishra to another case, but the said officer will not be assigned to investigate any further case in West Bengal,” Justice Sinha ordered.

ED has summoned on October 3.
Let you know that yesterday the Enforcement Directorate (ED) summoned senior Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Abhishek Banerjee on October 3 for questioning in the teacher recruitment scam case. Banerjee was also questioned by the ED for nearly nine hours on September 12 in the teacher recruitment scam. Banerjee had then claimed that the questioning was an attempt to prevent her from attending the meeting of the coordination committee of the All India Alliance of Opposition parties. TMC General Secretary Banerjee shared on ‘X’ about the summons sent yesterday. “Earlier this month, the ED summoned me to Delhi on the day of an important coordination meeting of the Alliance of Opposition parties ‘India’. I complied with the summons and appeared,” Banerjee said. posted, “Now again, today they have sent me another summons to appear before me on October 3rd hearing in Delhi for West Bengal dues. Protest.” highlights the ones who are really worried, scared.”

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