Shantiniketan: Trinamool Congress Party MLA Anupam Hazra was allegedly assaulted and obstructed from entering the Viswa Bharati University.
A leader from the TMC party has been accused of having a role in the assault. As per Anupam Hazra, he arrived at the university as per the request of the vice-chancellor. Anupam Hazra alleged that Gagan Sarkar, president of the university’s workers’ committee and a member of the TMC district committee, and his aides attacked him with the help of the VC and also accused the University of being involved. Anupam Hazra also said that his bodyguards were also attacked.
Gagan Sarkar, a follower of Anubrata Mandal, in response to the allegation against him said that Anupam Hazra is mentally ill.