The name Pandara does not strike a bell, unlike those of most roads named by the colonial government, mostly in memory of British monarchs and Viceroys, as well as rulers, dynasties and prominent figures from the subcontinent’s — and particularly Delhi’s — long history.
This was decided in a meeting of DU’s Standing Committee of the Academic Council Thursday, as part of changes to the admission process. The final decision rests with the Academic Council. The Vice-Chancellor, however, may also use his power to pass the decisions.
An FIR of negligence has been registered at Shastri Park police station and further investigation is on. However, police are yet to verify if his death was caused by the cable that fell off the pillar of the bridge, or from construction work being carried out above it.
Amidst the celebrations aimed at increasing election participation of persons with disabilities, Kavita’s father Rajinder (52) broke down. “We have been turned away by every school we approached for her admission,” he said.
At a joing press conference with JJP chief Dushyant, AAP Delhi unit head Gopal Rai said AAP was no longer in talks with Congress as the grand old party “is not interested”. However, he did not give a direct response on whether the decision to go it alone in Delhi was final or not.
As per an affidavit submitted by the Education Department in the High Court, of the 1.55 lakh children who failed in the various classes, only 52,582 had been re-admitted to regular government schools.