The university presented its Budget on Wednesday.
University told Senate members at the meeting on Tuesday that a five-member committee has been set up to frame guidelines.
The Supreme Court bench of Chief Justice of India H L Dattu and Justice A K Sikri noted a ‘prima facie’ case in favour of Welukar.
HC order to review his eligibility criteria to hold post stayed.
In an RTI reply to the MNVS, Mumbai University has stated that last year, only 164 of 741 affiliated colleges celebrated the day.
The guideline issued by UGC in 2011 was based on Wildlife Protection Act 1972 sans 2001 amendments.
There has been a controversy over Welukar’s eligibility for the post that began in 2010 with his appointment.
Move follows a letter from the Senior Inspector of Police, Registration Branch, FRRO.
Chief Justices Mohit Shah and B P Colabawalla have asked Governor and Chancellor to form a search committee.
The Rs 10-crore national facility will come up at Mumbai University’s Kalina campus.
Estimates additional annual revenue of Rs 1,000 cr once it starts taxing slum properties from 2016 .
The “cause” now has seen participation from several pockets in Mumbai.
Decision comes following a UGC circular, which cited Supreme Court ruling.
The centre will comprise a museum gallery, activity hall, workshop with simple tools for fabrication work, multipurpose hall, library and outdoor science park.
The application seeking clarification was filed on Tuesday before a bench headed by Justice P V Hardas.
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