Is the arrest of West Bengal minister Jyotipriya Mallick by ED in ration ‘scam’ justified?

– It ensures accountability and sends a strong message against corruption. – It promotes transparency and discourages misuse of power.
– It could potentially expose and dismantle a larger corrupt network. – It might lead to recovery of misappropriated funds and benefit the public.

– There might be political motivations behind the arrest.
– It could disrupt government functioning and create a power vacuum.
– Due process and fair investigation must be ensured to avoid wrongful accusations.
– The arrest might be seen as a selective targeting of individuals while larger issues remain unaddressed.


Jyotipriya Mallick, a minister, was arrested a day after a search at his residence in Salt Lake.