Earlier, the VC spoke about initiatives taken by his administration to tackle problems faced by research scholars. The VC said, “The strength of Panjab University are scholars and we will channelise your ideas and thoughts.
Under AFSPA, the armed forces have the authority to prohibit a gathering of five or more persons in “disturbed areas”, use force or even open fire after giving due warning if they feel a person is in contravention of the law.
The Bill, which will amend the Citizenship Act of 1955, was proposed on July 19, 2018 in Lok Sabha. If the Bill is passed, illegal migrants belonging to the minority communities in the neighboring countries of Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Pakistan will become eligible for Indian citizenship.
It was in September 2014 that the council carried out a referendum in which students overwhelmingly voted in favour of making the university more student-friendly by restricting the parking of heavy vehicles inside the campus.
On September 6, she created history by becoming the first woman president of the student council along with leading her Left-leaning party Students For Society (SFS) to its first presidential victory since it first contested the election in 2014.