Tenure of incumbent NEHU vice chancellor extended

Nehu Shillong

Shillong Sept 22: The North-Eastern Hill University (NEHU) has informed that the President of India, who is the Visitor of the University, has permitted incumbent Vice Chancellor of the University, Prof. S K Srivastava to continue in office after an expiry of his his term.

“As per the communication received from the Ministry of Education, Department of Higher Education dated 22nd September, 2020, Prof. Srivastava will continue to hold office for such period not exceeding a total period of one year or till his successor is appointed, whichever is earlier,” NEHU PRO, G Umdor said.

Prof. Srivastava assumed the office of Vice-Chancellor, NEHU on September 24, 2015 for a period of five years which will be completed on September 23.