Internal squabble for postions in Mohun Bagan : A tournament inside tournament


HnExpress Mayank Chakravarty, kolkata : Apart from performance on ground, football clubs are often infamous for their internal power struggle. Similar thing can be seen nowadays in commetiee meetings of reputed club of Mohun Bagan. It all starts when ground seceratory Tonmoy Chatterjee resigned from his post. Now who will be his successor became a glaring question of the day for commetiee.

Soon anticipations over names covered the sky like clouds. Sources says that Arup bishwas’ close ally’s name has been suggested. Babun Benarji who is currently football seceratory opposed the move as well as motion and ended up proposing name of his own ally. Then who will be the next chairman became another deadlock of the quarrel. Mr. Babun proposed the name of Sanjiv Goenka so that alliance between ATK and Mohun Bagan remain intact, for him there is no better future for club apart from this.

But Tutu Basu wants someone else for position. He proposed the name of Debasish Dutta. Interestingly In between such level of internal politics Mr.Kunal Ghosh has came out as New ‘Chanakya’. Apart from all this there is entry of new families in working committee of club. I.E Soumik Basu from Tutu Basu family as Vice chairman and Sohoni Mitra Chaube daughter of Anjan Mitra as member.


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