Pakistan's Leading Education Website & Teacher's Provider
Home | Forum | Teacher | Student | Institution | Jobs | Admission guide | Tests | Study abroad | Notices | classified | Study partner

A complete archive of Pakistan's Education news releases since 2007

Find Pak classmates
Pakistani classmatesDirectory since 1947. Find Now >>

SM College closed after clashes

Karachi, May 3(The News): The Sindh Muslim Law College has been closed for an indefinite period after clashes broke out in the institution, Principal SM College Khursheed Hashmi confirmed on Wednesday.

Fighting erupted when the principal of the college refused to curtail tuition fees as demanded by one of the students group. The students of the college demonstrated, broke windowpanes and hurled stones at the college building.

They maltreated the teachers and other staff members of the institution.

The principal said that as a matter of fact the institution did not get any grant from any quarter neither from provincial government nor for from the city government.

All the expenses including salaries of the teachers were paid through these tuition fees, which could not be reduced, he argued.

The students burnt tyres and threatened the teaching the staff of dire consequences. The

college charges Rs11,000, Rs12,000 and Rs13,000 as tuition fees in first, second and third year respectively. Keeping in view the critical situation, the principal has closed the college for an indefinite period.

Meanwhile, a press release of students' action committee said that students put off protest and sit-in on the condition that the tuition fees be reduced and the college be opened from Thursday (today).
Post your Comments about this News
Your name
Your Email
City &Country(i.e. Karachi, Pakistan)
Type your Comments here:
Education Rss FeedEducation RSS Feed*New
Education News
Updated: 14 Oct, 2014
arrow Rawalpindi Inter result 2014
arrow CSS Examination 2015
arrow KU BCom, BA supple exams
arrow PU BCom exam 2014 schedule
arrow Abolish entrance test system
arrow Comsats Institute convocation
arrow Medical colleges open merit sytem
arrow Creation of Punjab HEC
arrow NUST ranked 500 university
arrow Tameer School Programme
arrow Punjab University turned 133
arrow Lahore Inter exams from Oct 23
arrow Higher education to become dream
arrow AIOU admission forms schedule
arrow KU Dr Auj's murder case
arrow Govt colleges admission lists
arrow Sindh University corruption
arrow SZABIST graduation ceremony
arrow PMDC move causes shortage
arrow KPK textbooks change protest
arrow HEC universities research funds
arrow IIUI students scholarships
arrow NTS test for Sindh teachers
arrow GCUF sexually harassment

More Edu. News>>

Personalize Resume