Pranab Bhattacharya, one of many drivers of Arpita Mukherjee who drove her automobile solely when she used to exit of her residence to satisfy her mentor and former West Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee, is more likely to be questioned by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) officers probing the West Bengal College Service Fee (WBSSC) rip-off to gather extra details about these conferences
ED sources on Monday mentioned the officers try to assemble data from all attainable hyperlinks and since Bhattacharya was current on the Diamond Metropolis housing advanced on July 22 when the ED sleuths began their search operations in Arpita`s flat there, his questioning could possibly be required in some unspecified time in the future.
In the meantime, Bhattacharya, who’s lamenting that he might need to forgo his unpaid wage for the month of July 2022, as Arpita is presently in ED custody, has claimed that his major activity now’s to get one other driving job to run his household.
He additionally admitted that Arpita Mukherjee appointed him as her driver following the reference of Partha Chatterjee.
In response to Bhattacharya, he was referred to Chatterjee for a job by an area chief of the constituency that the previous minister represented as an MLA.
Quickly, he was contacted from the minister`s workplace and he obtained the job.
Bhattacharya has additionally claimed that though Arpita Mukherjee had different drivers in her payroll, he was most well-liked by her within the driver`s seat at any time when she used to exit of her Diamond Park residence, particularly when she went to satisfy Partha Chatterjee. He was appointed as her driver in January this 12 months.
Arpita Mukherjee`s sister`s husband, Kalyan Dhar was additionally appointed as her driver. Nonetheless, most likely due to household relations, Arpita Mukherjee prevented taking him as a driver whereas going out.
Later, it was learnt that Dhar was additionally inducted as a director in three corporations specifically Symbiosis Retailers Personal Restricted, Sentry Engineering Personal Restricted and Echhay Leisure Personal Restricted, the place she was additionally a director.