Durgapur, 7 February: An English medium school here today suspended classes for an indefinite period after some Trinamul Congress supporters allegedly stormed into the school office and assaulted the office bearers today.
The ICSE-affiliated St Michael’s School, operating in Bidhannagar locality here for several years, had floated a branch at the Steel Township in April last year.
According to Mr Ritrajit Das, vice-principal of the school, they had been been forced to engage the wife of a local TMC leader under pressure, but she was creating trouble as she refused to shoulder any job she was offered. Today, the lady&’s husband and his aides allegedly stormed into the school&’s office, ransacking the office and thrashing the staff. sns