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5 Bengal Teachers Allegedly Consume Poison Amid Protest Against Transfers

The bristles agents were rushed to altered hospitals for treatment.

Five acknowledged government academy agents in West Bengal's Kolkata allegedly drank a poisonous actuality in advanced of the apprenticeship administration in Kolkata to beef adjoin transfers to "distant places". All bristles women were rushed to the hospital afterwards they fell sick.

At atomic two of the women are in a austere condition, the badge said. Forensic teams accomplished the atom after in the black to aggregate samples of the "poison" the agents had consumed.

Members of Shikshak Aikya Mukta Mancha, a belvedere for acknowledged teachers, organised demonstrations today in advanced of Bikash Bhavan, the architecture that houses the apprenticeship administration in Kolkata's Salt Lake, over job-related demands.

When the badge accomplished the spot, the agents accepted they be accustomed to accommodated apprenticeship abbot Bratya Basu. However, the badge banned to let them into the architecture citation Covid norms. The agents with jostled with them. again pulled out baby amber bottles and drank the capacity central them.

"I am Putul Mondal, I advise at Surya Sen Sishu Siksha Kendra. My home is at Bakkhali (in south Bengal), I accept been transferred to Dinhata in Cooch Behar (in arctic Bengal). We appetite to accommodated Bratya Bose. They are not absolution us. So we are bubbler poison," one of the agents said, afore arresting the aqueous central the bottle, falling bottomward and vomiting. The adventure was recorded on camera by bystanders and the bounded media.

Two teachers, articular as Shikha Das and Jyotsna Tudu, accept been accepted to NRS Medical College and Hospital and are reportedly in a austere condition. Putul Jana Mondal, Chabi Das and Anima Roy accept been accepted to RK Kar Medical College and Hospital.

The agents had additionally approved on August 18 at the accompaniment secretariat, Nabanna, which is a high-security zone. The agitation women at Sat Lake today claimed that they were actuality punished for agitation alfresco the arch minister's office.

After the incident, accompaniment apprenticeship abbot Bratya Basu rushed to the atom and met admiral on the issue.

Trinamool agent Kunal Ghosh said, "We achievement the agents get able-bodied soon. But we additionally charge to see if they acted on someone's provocation."

BJP agent Samik Bhattacharya said, "The adventure shows how atrocious bodies are accepting here, abnormally teachers. The government is responsible. The government should attending into the action of agents in Bengal. The government that has bootless to actualize jobs or ample vacancies. We adjure for the quick accretion of the teachers."

Earlier this month, about 40 para-teachers had approved afore the abode of Mr Basu in Kolkata to columnist for their job-related demands. The para-teachers, who assignment on arrangement in government-run schools, accept for continued been gluttonous bacon backpack and the cachet of elementary teachers.

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