Lakshman Chandra Seth

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Dr. Lakshman Chandra Seth
Member of the Indian Parliament
for Tamluk
In office
1998-2009
Preceded by Jayanta Bhattacharya
Succeeded by Suvendu Adhikari
MLA
In office
1982-1996
Preceded by Shiba Nath Das
Succeeded by Tushar Kanti Mandal
Constituency Sutahata
Personal details
Born (1946-04-11) 11 April 1946 (age 70)
Midnapore East, West Bengal
Political party

CPI(M) (Expelled In 2014)

Bharatiya Janata Party (2016-Incumbent)
Spouse(s) Late Tamalika Panda Seth
Children 2 sons
Residence Midnapore East
Religion Hindu

Lakshman Chandra Seth (born 11 April 1946), commonly known as Lakshman Seth, was an Indian politician from Tamluk, West Bengal, India. He was a member of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) and is a former MP from Tamluk.[1]

He was expelled from the Communist Party of India (Marxist) for anti-party activities and charges of corruption and nepotism, and joined a party named National Confederacy of India as one of its Secretaries, but was also expelled from there within a month on charges of anti-party activities and factionalism.

He is the alleged mastermind of the Nandigram violence and also accused to have involved in disappearance of six persons during the same in 2007.[2][3] He was arrested from a Mumbai guest house in March, 2012 and got bail after 4 months.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Biographical Sketch Member of Parliament 12th Lok Sabha- SETH, SHRI LAKSHMAN CHANDRA parliamentofindia.nic.in. Retrieved 11 November 2012
  2. ^ Nandigram accused Laxman Seth arrested from Mumbai indianexpress.com. Retrieved 12 November 2012
  3. ^ CID team grabs Lakshman Seth from Mumbai telegraphindia.com. Retrieved 12 November 2012
  4. ^ Calcutta HC grants bail to Lakshman Seth in Nandigram case thehindu.com. Retrieved 12 November 2012

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