Amid West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s call to her celebration people for returning “cut money” to the people, a complaint redressal cell started through the government has received over 1,2 hundred proceedings in 12 days, The Economic Times has pronounced.
The redressal cell changed into commenced after Banerjee carried out the first administrative evaluate assembly submit elections.
The goal of the cell, in line with the record, become to screen the implementation of government welfare schemes and deal with the grievances confronted through the common human beings.
The report states that the numerous various grievances acquired, there had been court cases towards Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders for spreading communal hatred in positive districts as well as the ones towards the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) for extortion of cash to offer state blessings, including the antique age pension.
Officials from the monitoring cell, reportedly installation inside the Chief Minister’s Office (CMO), advised the newspaper that over 1/2 a dozen nearby leaders had been arrested based at the court cases the cell has received towards them.
“We have arrested former Panchayat member of TMC in Malda for taking cut money from human beings, and we also arrested three contributors of gram panchayat run by the BJP in Murshidabad,” a senior authorities reliable told the newspaper.
Stating that “on the spot movements” are being taken as and after they get hold of proceedings, the reputable brought that the BJP leaders have been taking ‘cut money’ for Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana and Ujjwala Yojana.
“Corrupt practices were also going on over the public distribution device in Purulia. We have also were given the license of the accused ration dealer cancelled,” the bureaucrat stated.
Banerjee, who is also the leader of TMC, had asked all of the representatives of her birthday party to return the ‘reduce money’ they had forcefully taken from the beneficiaries of state welfare schemes, starting from the 12 months 2011.
The move comes at a time while numerous people, starting from farmers to people in business, have alleged many TMC leaders have extorted cash from them.
Before this, BJP president Amit Shah and Prime Minister Narendra Modi had additionally echoed the identical allegations while campaigning in West Bengal beforehand of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
According to reviews, elected representatives and government officials who accept ‘reduce money’ will now be charged underneath phase 409 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), which pertains to criminal breach of considering using a public servant, or with the aid of a banker, service provider or agent.