After unfavorable verdict a lawyer, Bijoy Adhikary cursed Justice Dipankar Datta. The Calcutta High Court judge stated that Bijoy provoked him to take a step further and contempt action against him.
Since 15 March 2020, the Calcutta High Court has been hearing only urgent cases. And, owing to coronavirus outbreak they have started taking the cases through video conference from March 25. Urgent hearing was denied to Adhikary, therefore, he repeatedly interrupted Justice Datta and thumped the table.
Justice Datta said, “Adhikary was warned to behave but instead of heeding to such warning, he was heard to say that my future shall be doomed by him.” Furthermore, he added that Adhikary cursed that HC Judge shall be infected by COVID-19.