Monday, 17 January, 2022
TopicAlapan Bandyopadhyay

Topic: Alapan Bandyopadhyay

‘Conduct unbecoming’ of IAS officer: What Modi govt charge sheet says on Mamata aide Alapan

Charge sheet accuses Alapan Bandyopadhyay of failing 'to maintain absolute integrity'. List of witnesses based on which charges were framed has 1 person — ADC to Bengal Governor Dhankar.

Doctor with ‘mental health issues’ sent death threats to Bengal ex-chief secy, police say

Former Bengal chief secretary Alapan Bandyopadhyay had received a death threat through a letter that was sent to his wife. Police have arrested three people in connection with the case.

Central govt’s modus operandi in Alapan case reeks of malafides, Calcutta HC order says

HC says CAT order to unilaterally transfer petition by Bengal’s ex-chief secretary Alapan Bandyopadhyay to principal bench ‘shocks judicial conscience’.

Bengal’s ex-chief secy Alapan Bandyopadhyay gets death threat, police say probe on

Bandyopadhyay received death threat through a letter that was sent to his wife. A senior official says the former Bengal chief secretary has informed the state govt about the letter.

Bengal’s ex-chief secy moves Calcutta HC against Modi govt after CAT transfers case to Delhi

Alapan Bandyopadhyay had moved Central Admin Tribunal questioning Modi govt’s jurisdiction in initiating disciplinary action. But case was transferred to Delhi.

Bengal’s ex-chief secy takes Modi govt to Central Admin Tribunal over ‘indiscipline’ probe

Bengal govt officials say Alapan Bandyopadhyay filed an application with CAT challenging Centre’s jurisdiction in initiating a probe against him, bypassing the state.

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RBI proposes changes to valuation of bank investments, relaxing of investment class rules

A Reserve Bank of India discussion paper Friday suggested removing caps on the Held-To-Maturity class of securities, and allowing more types of instruments to be held within them.


A visual from the crash site in Tamil Nadu. | Photo: Twitter/ANI

CDS chopper crash was caused by weather change, leading to Controlled Flight Into Terrain: IAF

In Friday statement, IAF says tri-service Court of Inquiry ruled out mechanical failure, sabotage or negligence as cause of accident involving Mi-17 V5 helicopter last month.
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Read my lips, I’m hurting, says Pakistan’s National Security Policy. What it means for India

The new policy is mostly chaff, but it reveals the most inward-looking Pakistan in 3 decades. It needs breathing space, and is realising loss of stature and friendship with US.