HED directs University of Gujrat to postpone syndicate meeting

LAHORE:23 April: Higher Education Department (HED) Punjab on Monday directed the University of Gujrat (UOG) to postpone its syndicate meeting scheduled for Tuesday (today). Sources privy to the developments said that the HED had not received agenda of the said meeting in time owing to which the acting vice chancellor has been asked to postpone the meeting scheduled for Tuesday. The acting VC has been asked to reschedule the meeting accordingly with the directions to send agenda of meeting at least 10 days prior to commencement of the meeting in future. The sources further said a controversy is likely to erupt over the syndicate meeting as despite the HED’s directions the UOG administration was adamant to hold the meeting. They added the university’s registrar had informed the HED on Monday that since 12 members of the syndicate had already confirmed to attend the said meeting, which was over the requirement of quorum of eight to hold the meeting; it was not possible to postpone/ reschedule the meeting at this stage. Later, Registrar Dr Tahir Aqil confirmed to The News that the meeting had been postponed.The news.

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