Maharashtra Chief Minister, Devendra Fadnavis, assured the assured the stat legislative council on August 3 that if, the results of the Mumbai University are not declared till August 16 then he will initiate the investigation into the matter.
On the other hand, Congress Members said that MU Vice Chancellor, Sanjay Deshmukh told them in person that, the results could not be declared before August 16 and alleged that the Maharashtra Chief Minister is being misled by the MU Vice Chancellor, Sanjay Deshmukh.
Senior NCP member Sunil Tatkare, raised the issue in the upper house and said that the delay in results is due to the ignorance of the VC and therefore he must be asked to resign the position.
“The government should also tell the students about what went wrong with the assessment process and help those, who wish to go abroad for further studies. Their future has become uncertain because of the VC,” Tatkare said.
Congress member Sanjay Dutt, participating in the debate, said that Chief Minister and Education Minister earlier assured the house that the results will be available by August 5, the VC himself admitted that declaring the results before August 16 is impossible.
“A Congress delegation led by (city Congress chief) Sanjay Nirupam met the VC yesterday and he himself admitted that all the pending results cannot be declared before August 16. The VC has misled the CM and the education minister,” he said.
In reply to the allegation by Sanjay Dutt, Fadnavis said that this information is new for him and he himself will investigate into the matter.