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Friday, Aug 23, 2019
news about Vidyasagar college
Jul 25, 2019 00:03
On May 14, a mob had vandalised a bust of 19th century social reformer Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar in the college during Shah’s roadshow, triggering a violent clash between BJP and Trinamool Congress supporters. read more
Jul 24, 2019 19:52
In mid May, the demolition of Vidyasagar’s statue triggered a major controversy. Chief minister Mamata Banerjee, who rushed to the spot that very night, blamed BJP supporters participating in party chief Amit Shah’s road show for the incident. She also... read more
Jul 14, 2019 06:40
In mid-May, when a bust of Bengal renaissance icon Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar was desecrated during a clash between supporters of the TMC’s student wing and BJP in Vidyasagar College, similar hoardings were put up across the city. read more
Jun 11, 2019 14:05
The bust of Vidyasagar, a 19th-century social reformer, was vandalised in clashes between BJP and TMC workers at Vidyasagar College during BJP president Amit Shah’s roadshow on May 14. read more
May 16, 2019 07:24
Two CCTV cameras are installed outside the building on College Street (now Bidhan Sarani) and one is in the room where the Vidyasagar bust, made of Plaster of Paris, was kept inside a glass box. read more
May 14, 2019 23:58
TMC supporters alleged the attack on the college came from the participants in the road show. read more
May 14, 2019 19:35
Two-wheeler set on fire at the gates of Vidyasagar College read more