Taking a major step over the alleged Pegasus spyware scandal, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday announced the formation of a commission of inquiry. It has been constituted under the chairmanship of two former judges of the Supreme Court and the Calcutta High Court. The decision was taken in a special meeting of the state cabinet chaired by the CM before leaving for Delhi on a four-day visit. West Bengal will be the first state to set up panel over the Pegasus scandal. Before this, CM Mamata Banerjee had requested the Supreme Court to take cognizance of the Pegasus spyware targeting politicians, activists, journalists, etc.