IMPHAL, Dec 15 - Prof Amar Yumnam has been appointed as the Vice Chancellor in-charge of the Manipur University with effect from December 14. The Registrar of the Manipur University issued an order in this regard on Monday.
The order stated that Prof Amar Yumnam of the Economics Department, being the senior-most professor, will perform his duties as the Vice Chancellor in-charge till he attains the age of 65 years or a new Vice Chancellor assumes office.
The order for appointment of Prof Yumnam as the Vice Chancellor in-charge was issued as Jarnail Singh relinquished the charge of Administrator of the Manipur University on November 30, 2020, following a Manipur High Court order. � Correspondent