NEW DELHI, July 14 - University Grants Commission has formed a panel to probe the allegations of administrative negligence and misutilisation of funds by Manipur University vice chancellor Aditya Prasad Pandey, a source from HRD Ministry said today.
�The panel was formed following a representation from the State Government to HRD Ministry. The committee will submit its report by month-end, following which further action will be decided,� the source said.
Students of the university have been on strike for more than a month demanding the VC�s resignation and an independent probe against him.
�The State Government feared a law and order situation and hence recommended the Ministry to send Pandey on leave,� the source said. � PTI