SC stays Dhaka University VC nominee panel


PV Desk : The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court stayed functioning of the Dhaka University Vice Chancellor Panel nominated by the varsity’s Senate Thursday (August 3).

A three-member appellate bench led by Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha passed the order in the morning.

Besides, the court came up with an order to settle the concerned rule issued by the High Court on the senate meeting of July 29.

However, present Vice Chancellor AAMS Arefin Siddique will be continuing his duties as the VC of DU until the rule is settled, said the court.

Earlier, on July 29, the three-member VC panel of Vice Chancellor AAMS Arefin Siddique, Professor Kamal Uddin and Professor Abdul Aziz was nominated in a special meeting of DU Senate.