Liaquat University students deplore removal of VC
HYDERABAD, April 28(Dawn): A group of students of the Liaquat University of
Medical and Health Sciences on Friday staged a protest demonstration outside the
Hyderabad press club against the removal of Prof Jan Mohammad Memon from the
post of vice-chancellor of the university.
The student leaders, Usman,
Nawaz Kumbhar, and others warned that if Prof Memon was not reinstated as
vice-chancellor, they would widen their protest.
Prof Naushad Ali Shaikh
had been appointed as the new VC of the LUMHS in addition to his post as Sindh
DATE EXTENDED: Following protest by the Sindh
University students on Thursday, the controller of examinations, University of
Sindh, has extended the date for submission of examination forms for fresh,
failure and improver candidates of first semester examination for fresh batch of
2007 up to May 2.
The controller has also asked failure and improver
candidates of different institutes and departments to submit their examination
forms for second semester up to May 2.
According to an announcement,
semester examination will be held from May 7.
Examination of candidates
of first semester will be held in morning shift and second semester examination
of failure candidates in evening shift.