Absence Of Mayor At Kolkata Book Fair Inauguration Hits Speculation


Kolkata: The Mayor of Bidhannagar Municipality Sabyasachi Dutta was absent at the inaugural program of 42nd Kolkata International Book Fair at Salt Lake Central Park. It has raised many questions in peoples’ mind.

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee have inaugurated the Kolkata International Book Fair. She was accompanied with many ministers of state. MLA of South Dumdum area Sujit Basu and Baranagar area Tapas Roy were present at the program.

The absence of Sabyasachi Dutta, the mayor of Bidhannagar Minicipality stimulated many facets of questions. He has organized the entire arrangements for Book fair at Salt Lake. The constant effort of last few months have built the whole package to serve the visitors.

CM once recognized Sabyasachi as ‘Mayor’ in her address speech. But she did not make any special effort. This stimulated a storming phase on his absence. Many people have indicated the past intimacy between Mukul Roy and Sabyasachi Dutta. The mayor of Bidhannagar Municipality, opposed the ruling party government in context of DA increment. His take was disappointing to Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

Sabyasachi Dutta said on the Book Fair issue that, “He is in Tripura, as the party has given him the responsibility for Tripura election. He will be back on Wednesday to Kolkata. Sabyasachi Dutta expressed deep regret for not being present in the program.”