Sidho-Kanho-Birsha University – First Vice-Chancellor

6th Floor, Bikash Bhavan, Bidhannagar, Kolkata – 700091.

No. 999-Edn (U)/1G-18/10 Date: 04.10.2014.


Whereas Prof. Samita Manna was appointed as the first Vice Chancellor of Sidho-Kanho-Birsha University on 06.04.2012 (forenoon) as per provision under clause (a) of subsection (4) of Section 58 of the Sidho-Kanho-Birsha University Act, 2010 (West Bengal Act XII of 2010), as amended by the West Bengal University Laws (Amendment) Act, 2011 and West Bengal University Laws (Amendment) Act, 2012, for a period of one year; and,

Whereas, the said term of Prof. Manna expired On 05.04.2013; and

Whereas her term was extended under Section 58(4) (a) of the aforesaid Act by the State Government for a period of not more than one and a half years with effect from 06-04-2013; and,

Whereas the said extended term of Prof. Manna is going to expire on 05.10.2014; and,

Whereas the term of Professor Manna was further extended for six month vide this Department’s notification no. 895-Edn(U)/1G-18/10 dated 22.08.2014; and,

Now, in cancellation of the said notification no. 895-Edn(U)/1G-18/10 dated, 22.08.2014, the Hon’ble Chancellor, in exercise of the power conferred under Section 58(4)(a) of the Sidho-Kanho-Birsha University Act, 2010 is pleased to appoint, in consultation with the Minister-in-Charge, Higher Education Department, Dr. Dipak Ranjan Mondal, Director of Public Instruction, Government of West Bengal, as the First Vice-Chancellor of the Sidho-Kanho-Birsha University for a period of six months from the date of his assuming charges or until such time a Vice Chancellor is appointed or he attains the age of sixty five years or until further orders whichever is the earliest.

By Order of the Chancellor,

Secretary to the Chancellor
Sidho-Kanho-Birsha University

No. 999-Edn dated 04.10.2014

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