West Bengal: BJP youth leader Pamela Goswami, who was arrested with drugs worth Rs 10 lakh, sent to police custody till Feb 25
West Bengal: BJP youth leader Pamela Goswami, who was arrested with drugs worth Rs 10 lakh, sent to police custody till Feb 25
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Kolkata: West Bengal BJP youth wing leader Pamela Goswami who has been nabbed on February 20 for the cocaine case alleged that the BJP leader Rakesh Singh assaulted her physically.

“Rakesh had physically assaulted me. I am happy with the way Kolkata police are carrying out the investigation. Rakesh has purposely framed me,” said Pamela while being taken to Alipore court.

Notably, BJP leader Rakesh Singh who was arrested on February 23 from Galsi area of Burdwan district in connection to the cocaine case has been given police custody till March 1.

After presenting before the Alipore NDPS court on February 24, the court remanded him for police custody and had granted interim bails for his two sons.

Alleging that his arrest is ‘well-orchestrated’ by the ruling Trinamool Congress, Singh outside the court said that the Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and her nephew Abhishek Banerjee had ‘planned’ his arrest.

It can be recalled that BJP West Bengal youth wing general secretary Pamela Goswami who was arrested on February 20 with cocaine in her vehicle has been claiming that Rakesh Singh who is a close aide of West Bengal BJP observer Kailash Vijaywargiya has ‘framed’ her. Goswami was also heard demanding CID probe in this matter.

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