BHU college students protest in opposition to Nita Ambani’s appointment as visiting school | India Information
Varanasi: Banaras Hindu College college students on Tuesday (March 16) staged a protest in opposition to the proposed appointment of Nita Ambani, chairperson of the Reliance Basis, as a visiting school on the campus.
A number of college students of BHU sat outdoors the Vice Chancellor’s residence to mark their protest. They demanded that the College not be “privatised”.
The highest officers of the College, together with the Dean of the School of Social Sciences, got here to the protest web site to placate the scholars.
In a bid to persuade the scholars, the dean mentioned that no such choice has been finalised but.
Following the commotion, VC Rakesh Bhatnagar got here out to debate the matter with the scholars.
In accordance with the scholars, Bhatnagar assured them that Ambani is not going to be made a visiting professor.
Earlier, Ambani had reportedly acquired a proposal from the college to affix as a visiting professor.
She was requested to be part of the university’s Centre for Women Development and Studies with a purpose to assist enhance the dwelling commonplace of ladies from the Purvanchal space of Uttar Pradesh.
The proposal was despatched to Ambani on March 12, in accordance with media studies.
There has, nonetheless, been no official affirmation whether or not she’s going to be a part of or not.