October 2nd, 2012
Following is from an article in tathya.in.
The Odisha Government is going ahead to clear all the pending proposals to set up private universities very soon.
And to scrutinize all the cases, the State Government has appointed a three member expert committee headed by Professor Damodar Achrya, Director IIT Kharagpur.
Other members are IGNOU Director Professor Gopinath Pradhan and eminent educationist and economist, Professor Sudhakar Panda, who was heading Third State Finance Commission.
The three member expert committee will scrutinize 28 proposals pending with State Government for setting up private universities in the state.
Once the expert committee clears the proposal a Committee headed by the Chief Secretary, where Secretary Higher Education is Member Convener, will favor it to Government for preparing the bill and clearance of the State Cabinet to be taken.
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