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Know Kunal Ghosh, suspended Trinamool MP and Saradha scam accused who tried to commit suicide

India TV News Desk 16 Jan 2015, 12:19:47 PM IST
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Kunal Ghosh, is Member Parliament in the Rajya Sabha representing West Bengal. He was a senior member of the Trinamool Congress (TMC), however currently he stands suspended from the party for indefinite period for his involvement in the multi-crore Saradha chit fund scam.

He has been in news ever since the CBI found evidence against him in the Saradha Ponzi case. Kunal Ghosh was sent to jail.

Recently he attempted suicide by consuming sleeping pills in jail. He was immediately admitted to the hospital, where he is now recovering. Even in the past, Ghosh had threatened to commit suicide when he was produced before a city court on November 10 if CBI did not take "proper action" against those involved within three days.