BJP vice-president Jayprakash Majumdar sent to three days police custody

| Updated: Aug 23, 2017 11:20 IST

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Jan. 18 (ANI): West Bengal Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) vice-president Jay Prakash Majumdar who was arrested for allegedly taking money from job seekers has been sent to three days police custody. Majumdar, has been booked under Section 420 (cheating), Section 406 (criminal breach of trust) and section 506 (threat to cause death or grievous hurt) of the Indian Penal Code. It was alleged that Majumdar was solicited by some people to favour the Supreme Court's decision in their favour in connection with TET exams malpractices. (ANI)