Visva-Bharati authorities havesuspended a professor who not too long ago alleged irregularities inthe appointment of a colleague and even wrote to the presidentand the prime minister about it.
The professor additionally made derogatory remarks in opposition to hiscolleague within the allegations, the varsity stated.
The choice to droop him was taken at an executivecouncil assembly of the varsity late on Thursday.
”The Visva-Bharati govt council… determined thatdisciplinary proceedings is to be initiated followingapplicable guidelines in opposition to Prof Sudipta Bhattacharya and alsodecided to position him beneath suspension with immediateeffect…,” the discover stated.
Bhattacharya, who can be the president of Visva-Bharati College College Affiliation, had shared allegationsagainst the colleague about ”irregularities” in hisappointment as a ‘patha bhavana’ (open-air faculty) head on aWhatsApp group.
He had then forwarded the accusations in an e-mail toPrime Minister Narendra Modi and President Ram Nath Kovind.
The suspended professor’s colleague had earlier lodgeda written criticism to the varsity in opposition to Bhattacharya.
”It’s additional conveyed that in the course of the interval thatthis order shall stay in pressure, the headquarters of ProfBhattacharya will probably be Santiniketan and that he is not going to leavethe headquarters with out acquiring the prior writtenpermission of the undersigned,” the suspension discover signedby the appearing registrar added.
Visva-Bharati authorities couldn’t be contacted forcomments.
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