• Nanda meets MSU VC over NE issue in vadodara
     August 20th, 2012     Kunal     Posted in Education In Gujarat, Gujarat in News

    Principal chief secretary (home) S K Nanda met M S University vice-chancellor Yogesh Singh and city police commissioner Satish Sharma to take stock of the situation in the wake of the reports of exodus of residents of North-Eastern states from other parts of the country. He asked the officials to take necessary steps to ensure that such a situation did not happen in the city.Nanda was briefed about the series of steps taken by the police and the university to build confidence amongst the residents from the North-East, who were staying in the city. Nanda asked the officials to ensure that the students and those working in the city felt safe and were reached out to. tnn

    The university, meanwhile, held a meeting with the students from the North-East as well as Tibet studying there. Nearly 350 students attended the meeting. Senior police officials, deans of various faculties and wardens were present besides Singh at the meeting held at the latter’s official residence.

    University officer on special duty (registrar) Dr Amit Dholakia said the students were asked to avoid any panic and rumours. He said the students also said that they had no problems and felt safe.