বিশ্বভারতীর সমাবর্তনে রাজনাথ সিং, উপাচার্যের বিরুদ্ধে পোস্টার পড়ল বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়ে

Amid controversies, Union Defense Minister Rajnath Singh attended the convocation ceremony of Visva Bharati University. He had come to Santiniketan on Thursday. Union Minister of State for Education Subhash Sarkar, BJP MP Locket Chatterjee and others were also present. This is where the local leadership of BJP created a controversy. BJP leaders and workers arrived to welcome Rajnath. From former students to senior ashramics who witnessed it. The question has also arisen whether a political party can welcome an invitee to the convocation ceremony of Visva Bharati. And the poster against Visva Bharati Vice Chancellor Vidyut Chakraborty was cut to the beat with the slogan ‘VC Vidyut Chakraborty away’.

To this day this poster is plastered all over the university campus. What the minister has seen is the news of the source. There have even been demands to boycott the convocation. The Democratic Students’ Association organized a screening of the controversial BBC-Two documentary on Narendra Modi at Ratanpally in Shantiniketan. Even if it was avoided, the anger against the VC could not have subsided. From Amartya Sen’s land dispute to calling ashrams and ashram residents old and uneducated, the anger of the people was clearly visible that day. The Chief Minister of the state Mamta Banerjee has not been invited in this convocation. which is unprecedented.

Meanwhile today It was observed on Friday that posters of Visva Bharati were widely distributed in the campus. It is written on a poster- ‘Boycott of political convocation’. On the other hand, it is written – ‘VC Door Hatho / Vidyut Chakraborty Go-Back’. However, the convocation ceremony begins with these. Vice Chancellor Vidyut Chakraborty, Defense Minister Rajnath Singh and Union Minister of State for Education Subhash Sarkar participated. He is accompanied by BJP MP Locket Chatterjee. The convocation ceremony is started by lighting the lamp. However, there have been complaints that students were not allowed to enter there.

On the other hand, there has been an uproar in Visva Bharati regarding this political convocation. In this regard, BJP’s Birbhum District President Dhruv Sahar Safai said, ‘We were present not as leaders, but as well-wishers of Visva Bharati. Later, I presented floral tributes and pictures of Maa Tara to the Union Minister at Rathindra Guest House. SFI has gone ahead on privatization of education in Visva Bharati University. And since the controversial documentary on Modi was not shown, Shubho Nath, on behalf of the organizing students, said, “The exhibition has been temporarily canceled due to a conspiracy by Vishvabharati Vice Chancellor Vidyut Chakraborty and pressure from the administration. Will be shown again in due time.