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BJP protests for Vidyasagar statue at Bengal, but no protest for Sukanta Bhattcharya’s statue in Tripura
TIWN May 16, 2019
BJP protests for Vidyasagar statue at Bengal, but no protest for Sukanta Bhattcharya’s statue in Tripura
PHOTO : Poet Sukanta Bhattachaya's statue destroyed. TIWN Pic May 3

AGARTALA, May 16 (TIWN): Even after videos released in social media clearly proves BJP broken Iswarchandra Vidyasagar’s statue in Bengal, but BJP staged massive protest in Tripura.

However so far there no protest regarding statue demolition of poet Sukanta Bhattacharya.

Bengali poet Sukanta Bhattacharya’s statue was broken at Bishalgarh on May 2nd night.

The incident took place at Bishalgrah block and allegations have raised against ruling BJP.

Earlier, BJP had destroyed many statues including former Deputy CM, King Bir Bikram Manikya and many more persons.

Resentments have brewed among the locals after the poet’s statue was broken by miscreants.Also question raised over the security, law and order of the state.Communist party also considers poet Sukanta as a great Communist leader.

Sukanta Bhattacharya was a Bengali poet and playwright. Along with Rabindranath Tagore and Kazi Nazrul Islam, he was one of the key figures of modern Bengali poetry, despite the fact that most of his works had been in publication posthumously. 

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