Tension in Vani Vihar, Students Barge Into VC's Office

16 September 2019

Snigdha Chandan Das

Bhubaneswar: Tension mounted in Utkal University (UU) campus (Vani Vihar) on Monday as hundreds of students barged into the vice chancellor's office, reports said.

Before barging into the VC's office to submit their 10-point charter of demands, the students had gheraoed the former's office, the reports added.

Shifting of the campus main gate (entrance) from its current location to the location where Raja Hotel is located to avoid accidents caused due to entry from wrong side and convert the current entrance to exit was one of the main demands of the students, reports further said.

The students have also alleged of mismanagement in hostels.

Large number of policemen have been deployed  in the campus to maintain law and order.