Press Reporter News Service
Patiala, July 28
College students of Punjabi College on Tuesday blocked the entry-exit of the workplace of College Controller and held a protest alleging that the college had been intentionally failing them in a specific examination to gather examination charges.
The scholars of Masters of Pc Software (MCA) have been joined by college students related to Democratic College students’ Organisation (DSO), a pupil union, of their protest.
Over 15 college students laid siege to the workplace of the Controller, Examinations, Dr Jasveerinder Singh and raised slogans in opposition to the college.
Later, they allowed the college staff to enter and exit the premises however restricted the Controller from leaving the workplace.
The scholars have been additionally met by college functionaries however the matter couldn’t be resolved. The college later referred to as in safety officers to make sure order on the workplace premises.
College students of MCA 3-year course have been holding the protest outdoors the workplace of Vice Chancellor (VC) Dr BS Ghuman since Monday.
They claimed the college had been failing them in a single paper of 1st semester (Pc organisation Structure) since 2017.
“We’ve got filed for re-evaluation and re-appeared within the examination repeatedly. A few of our seniors who’ve appeared for golden probability as effectively are nonetheless being failed repeatedly,” stated Rashveer Kaur who claimed she scored on common over 70 per cent marks in remaining semesters.
The scholars stated practically half of them, 33 out of a batch of 70 of 2017-2020 have been being failed repeatedly.
One other pupil added to it and stated, “We’ve got acquired job gives from firms however haven’t been in a position to be a part of them as we’re repeatedly being failed on this paper.”
Responding to the matter, an official of the college stated the scholars had been scoring merely 2 and three marks within the paper and added they might not move the paper in such state of affairs.
College Controller Dr Jasvirinder Singh Khattar who not too long ago joined the workplace in June stated within the afternoon that the scholars had not met him but. He stated the workplace will act as per college norms solely.