<strong>Prof. Amar Yumnam appointed VC (in-charge) of MU  </strong>

Prof. Amar Yumnam appointed VC (in-charge) of MU  

TMB Report

IMPHAL: Professor Amar Yumnam has been appointed as Vice-chancellor (in-charge) of Manipur University with immediate effect.

An office order of Manipur University, Canchipur, Imphal by Prof. W. Chandbabu Singh, Registrar, stated that Prof. Amar Yumnam, Dept of Economics, being the senior most Professor of the University shall perform the duties of the Vice-chancellor (in-charge) with immediate effect until he attains the age of 65 years or a new Vice-Chancellor assumes the office, whichever is earlier.

The order issued by Professor W. Chandbabu Singh, Registrar of the varsity said, “Jarnail Singh had relinquished the charge of the Administrator, Manipur University on 30 November 2020 and the Office of the Vice-Chancellor had become vacant, it is filled in by the senior most professor of the varsity.”

It is said that the Ministry of Education, Department of Higher Education, Government of India vide their letter dated December 11, 2020 have communicated that appropriate action may be taken up by the varsity under the Statute 2 (6) of the Manipur University Act 2005 that include either assigning the duties of the Office of the Vice-Chancellor of the Manipur University to Pro Vice-Chancellor or senior-most professor of the Manipur University.

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