Govt directs Utkal University VC to probe mismanagement allegations in Law College

Bhubaneswar: The State Higher Education department has directed the authorities of Utkal University to conduct enquiry into several allegations of mismanagement at the Law College under its jurisdiction.

Higher Education department secretary Saswat Mishra has directed varsity Vice Chancellor to conduct a probe into allegations like non-payment of remuneration to guest facilities, improper use of funds generated from self financing courses in the University Law College.

The VC has also been asked to enquire whether regular teachers are taking extra classes and drawing remuneration as guest faculties.

Similarly, the Higher Education department has also sought report in connection with allegations that guest faculties are being paid remuneration less than their due amount.

The VC has been directed to submit the findings of the enquiry before the State government within a month.