Charuchandra College shuts down indefinitely - News Summed Up

Charuchandra College shuts down indefinitely

Kolkata, Jan 3 (PTI) Charuchandra College today said it will remain closed indefinitely as the situation is not conducive to hold classes following a gherao of the principal by the college union students yesterday. A section of the students had agitated at the principals chamber and gheraoed the teaching and non-teaching staff from 2 pm to 8.15 pm yesterday, Principal S Ghosh told reporters today. "They were protesting against the removal of a security guard, recruited by a private agency on which the college had no control. A spokesperson of the students union said, "We only protested against the unfair removal of the security guard who is a poor man and the college authority was behind the decision. "We want the college to open and classes to resume," she added.

Source: India Today January 03, 2018 08:48 UTC