BJP youth leader Pamela Goswami was arrested on Friday for carrying cocaine. Her friend Probir Kumar Dey has also been arrested from NR Avenue in New Alipore area of Kolkata.
According to the police, Pamela Goswami, who is the state secretary of Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM), was with a friend, identified as Prabir Kumar Dey, in her car when both of them were arrested on Friday. A news agency reported that police allegedly recovered 100 gms of cocaine from her handbag, and other parts of the car.
According to media reports, cops from the New Alipore police station got a tip-off of drugs and raided her when she was busy trying to park her car outside her residence in the posh south Kolkata apartment.
According to sources, around eight police vehicles surrounded Pamela’s car before arresting her.
Who is Pamela Goswami?
Social worker and politician, BJP youth leader, Goswami joined the party in 2019 and was enlisted in the BJP camp at a press conference held by state BJP president Dilip Ghosh. This was shortly after Trinamool Congress leader Mamata Banerjee’s July 21 meeting in 2019.