GANDERBAL: Central University of Kashmir (CUK) held its 19th meeting of the Finance Committee (FC) at varsity’s site office here on Monday.
For the first time, the meeting of a statutory body of the university was held at its designated campus at Ganderbal, an official handout read.
Joint Secretary (CU), MHRD, Dr Jitendra K Tripathi, former Vice-Chancellor, Central University of Karnataka, Prof A M Pathan, Dean School of Education, Prof N A Nadeem, former Finance Officer, Jamia Hamdard University, Prof Mushtaq A Zargar, former Chairman Governing Board NIT, Prof M J Zarabi, Registrar, CUK, Prof M Afzal Zargar and Finance Officer, CUK, Bashir Ahmad Haji were attended the meeting.
The FC members hailed the Vice-Chancellor, Prof Mehraj ud Din Mir for holding the meeting at the designated campus and hoped that more such meeting would be held at Ganderbal in near future.
Speaking on the occasion, Prof Mehraj ud Din Mir informed the members about the progress made by the university on academic and infrastructure front. He said the varsity, despite facing several impediments on establishment of its own campus at the designated place, was marching ahead on the academics front.
He further informed the members about the programmes offered by the varsity and the number of students currently enrolled in the university, the handout added.