West Bengal Governor CV ANanda Bose has said that he shall continue his battle to make state universities free of corruption and violence. The West Bengal governor asserted his commitment towards the cause through a video message on Thursday, September 7, 2023. The governor’s statement follows amid tussle between the West Bengal government and the governor over the appointment of interim vice-chancellors in state universities. “I want universities in the state to be free of violence and be the best in India,” governor CV Ananda Bose was reported as saying by news agency PTI.
The governor further promised in the name of Rabindranath Tagore, Netaji Shubhash Chandra Bose and Swami Vivekananda that he shall continue fighting for a corruption- free academia in the state.
“I have appointed them as the apex court ruled against some of the appointments earlier made by the state government,” governor CV Ananda Bose was quoted as saying by news agency PTI on the appointment of interim VCs in state universities by the Raj Bhawan. There were allegations of corruption, sexual harassment and political interference against some VCs who were earlier appointed. Five VCs who resigned told me in confidence that they received threats,” he was further reported as claiming.
(With Inputs from PTI)
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