Mamta calls SC verdict “moral victory”, ends dharna

Happy with the ‘favourable’ Supreme Court order that directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday not to take any coercive measures against Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee called it a ‘moral victory’ of Bengal and India against the vindictive attitude of the Centre. The Supreme Court in its order said: “We make it clear that no coercive steps including the arrest shall be taken against the Commissioner of Police.


Now, note ban in Pakistan

Within a month of demonetisation of high value currency notes in India, Pakistan’s senate passed a resolution on Monday seeking withdrawal of Rs 5,000 notes from circulation to halt money laundering.