|Source :NewsBharati Date :04-Feb-2019|
Main points of the story have been picked up from reliable news portals.
1. One of the biggest frauds on the poor and middle class people of Bengal and surrounding states was done by Saradha Chit Fund scam which lured lakhs of investors to deposit money in its glossy schemes. An official estimate is about Rs. 1200 crore through its chit funds, but some calculations put that the figure closer to Rs. 4000 crore.