Six Presidency University students who were on an indefinite fast over the suspension of three of their fellows called of the strike on Thursday after the varsity revoked the order. The three students were suspended on December 19 for locking the gate of the university and preventing the Vice Chancellor and other officials from entering […]
Presidency University Vice-Chancellor Anuradha Lohia on Monday announced that the institute has received clearances from the PWD officials and fire department to hand over two wards of the Eden Hindu Hostel to its boarders. “We have got five out of 10 certificates which were required before handing over the hostel to the boarders. As soon […]
A portion of the convocation will instead be held at Nandan III on Tuesday, where university authorities will confer honourary DLitt on veteran Bengali actor Soumitra Chatterjee and honorary DSc on eminent scientist and Bharat Ratna recipient C N R Rao.
"At no point the students can justify to stop the work process of the University. We are concern about the condition of Hindu Hostel, and we are trying to complete the repair work as soon as possible." said VC Anuradha Lohia
The students said they were distributing leaflets outside Surendranath College in north Kolkata when they came under the attack by alleged members of the TMCP, the student wing of the ruling Trinamool Congress.