GUWAHATI, March 15 - The ongoing Varsity Week of Gauhati University has been suspended as a precautionary measure in view of the coronavirus outbreak.
The Varsity Week, which began on Friday, was scheduled to end on March 20.
As per instructions issued by the government and a notification issued by the Directorate of State Higher Education Department, Gauhati University today informed that the university and its hostels will remain closed till March 29.
�We will reschedule the remaining events of the Varsity Week in the first week of April,� said the general secretary of the Post Graduate Students� Union (PGSU) of the university.
The offices of the university will, however, continue to function as usual.