KOLKATA: All India Trinamool Youth Congress president Abhishek Banerjee‘s lawyer has despatched a defamation discover to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Babul Supriyo for making a derogatory assertion towards his consumer.
“Being aggrieved along with your defamatory and false statements, my consumer had instituted a swimsuit for defamation and injunction earlier than the Learned third Bench, City Civil Court at Calcutta when the Learned Court was happy to grant an ad-interim order of injunction on December 8, 2017, restraining you from making any derogatory remark or defamatory assertion towards our consumer,” the discover of Banerjee’s lawyer learn.
“On 30 November 2017, you had made false and defamatory statements in a press convention at Asansol linking our consumer to an unlawful coal mafia and accusing him of illegitimately profiteering from the smuggling of coal within the State of West Bengal,” the discover additional learn.
Back in September 2020, Abhishek Banerjee had despatched a authorized discover to Babul Supriyo, asking him to withdraw the ‘false and incorrect’ tweet targetting him and West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee.
He additionally demanded Supriyo’s apology over the statements made towards him and the state authorities.
“The minister had tweeted sure false and incorrect statements towards my consumer, which additionally considerations chief minister Mamata Banerjee and the state authorities at massive. The narration contained in your tweet is fake to your information, faux and distorted with the intent to instigate the supporters of my consumer and that of the chief minister,” said Abhishek Banerjee’s authorized discover issued by means of his lawyer.