Berhampur, August 1 (LocalWire): Governor-cum-chancellor of Berhampur University, Ganeshi Lal, ordered that the revenue divisional commissioner (southern division) will take over as the Vice-Chancellor of the University from Friday.
This was decided as the three-year tenure of the present Vice-Chancellor Rajendra
Prasad Das, comes to an end on Friday.
RDC (Southern Division) T Ao will act as the VC of the university in addition to his own duties, a notice from Raj Bhawan said.
Though the process of the appointment of new Vice-Chancellor has already been started, academicians said it would take more than a month to select the new VC who is likely to join in the second week of next month, officials said.
Invitations have been sent to aspiring candidates for the prestigious post.
An advertisement has already been issued and the last date for the receipt of the
application is 20 August, the registrar of the university, Ranjan Kumar Biswal, said.