Imphal, June 13, While appreciating the authorities taking the core responsibilities in the establishment of DM University , National Students’ Union of India, Manipur State in a statement said that the Union is keeping a very close watch in every insight details and the steps taken up so far in terms of setting up DM campuses as DM University , most importantly in terms of infrastructure development and its rate of progress. “A great corrections and series of serious precautions is in urgent need with all the concerned authorities and also they should take seriously the voices raised by the student’ s body . The govt. and the concerned department of the Higher Education is completely unacceptable in the design of Dhanamanjuri University which looks like a simple government department”, a statement released by P . Bankimchandra, President, NSUI, Manipur State said. It further said that no concrete and systematic crystal clear design of a University could be seen so far . There should be a well known and easily available guidelines, norms, procedures and structures which a University should exactly maintain. But all these remains void. Intellectuals, Expert, Academicians, Officials of Higher Education, Government and the leaders of the Student’ s Body should exchange their ideas for the best outcomes. Govt. and the concerned authority should clearly set up a crystal clear short term and a long term vision about the University . Without all these points coming clear in the pipeline the Govt. are in so hurry , the concerned authorities are trying to reach the peak without a ladder . The foundation of any works should be made firm and solid, clear enough and needs sincerity and transparency at the highest, not to create any chaos in the future, the statement added. The statement also appealed the officials or government to stop working on the motives of earning profits or for publicity to take the credit. “Rs. 55 Crore per University under Central Scheme of RUSA, 2013 had been allocated already . Nothing in terms of infrastructure development no progressive works could be seen in DM College of Science, DM College of Arts, DM College of Commerce, DM College of Teacher ’s Education, Hindi Teachers Training Institute, GP Women’ s College and LMS Law College. There is no change in all these campuses”, the statement said. The NSUI Manipur State questioned concerned authorities on why there is no work progress at all, why there is zero infrastructure development in these main areas when they were so hurry to announce the new academic sessions of 2018-19. “Any type of sanctioned funds should be properly utilized for the welfare of the students for the welfare of the state. If any unwanted faulty smell comes up, NSUI is ready to highlight at the central level with documents keeping in view of the larger interests of the students in the state”, the statement added.
NSUI questions reasons for delay in infrastructure development of DM University