Visva Bharati Will Seek CBI Probe in August 17 Campus Violence, Say University Authorities…

File Photo of Visva Bharati University, in Shantiniketan, West Bengal.

File Photo of Visva Bharati University, in Shantiniketan, West Bengal.

The authorities said the university will remain shut until the perpetrators and TMC leaders who took the “lead” are booked.

Visva Bharati on Tuesday said it will seek a CBI inquiry into the August 17 campus violence,

which forced its indefinite closure, according to a statement issued by the central university.

It said the university will remain shut until the perpetrators and TMC leaders who took the “lead” are booked.

Blaming TMC MLA Naresh Bauri and two other party leaders for the violence, it said the “university authorities

will seek a CBI inquiry into the incident”. “Unless the miscreants, who committed vandalism along

with TMC leaders at the lead, are booked and until we are atease through the creation of condition in which the members of

the university are free from bodily harm and humiliation,Visva Bharati would remain closed.” PTI PNT

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