TMC to stage demo against arrest of party MPs today

Bhubaneswar: The Trinamool Congress (TMC) will stage a demonstration here today to protest demonetisation and arrest of party MPs Sudip Bandyopadhyay and Babul Supriyo in the Rose Valley chit fund scam.

The party workers would stage demonstration followed by a protest meeting at Lower PMG here from 11 AM to 3 PM. TMC general secretary and MP Subrat Baxi, West Bengal Education Minister Patha Chatterjee, Water Resources Minister Saumen Mahapatra and Ramnagar MLA Akhil Giri are scheduled to participate in the protest.

Earlier on Monday, a group of TMC activists staged a demonstration in front of CBI office here protesting arrest of MP Sudip Bandyopadhyay in the Rose Valley ponzi scam. Besides, the court granted a four-day remand to MP Sudip after his six-day remand period ended on Monday.

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