Prison Officials Suspended After Kunal Ghosh’s Suicide Bid
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has suspended three officials of Kolkata’s Presidency jail where Saradha scam accused and former TMC MP Kunal Ghosh attempted suicide this morning.
PRISON OFFICIALS SUSPENDED AFTER KUNAL GHOSH'S SUICIDE BID
Prison SP, the doctor who was attending Ghosh as well as the officer on duty at the jail ward, where the former MP attempted suicide, have been suspended by the CM.
Ghosh, prime accused in the multi-crore chit fund scam, tried to end his life by consuming sleeping pills. He was rushed to the hospital by the jail authorities. In his suicide note, Ghosh claimed that he had taken 51 sleeping pills.
His condition is reported to be stable. The CBI officials are likely to visit him later in the day.