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  • BHU Arts, Social Science to get coed now

    BHU Arts

    BHU is all set to open its Art and Social Science faculties to girl students. Currently, all other departments in the campus have coed classes. The counseling for the new academic session (2017-18) begins on Tuesday. The faculty of Arts is the oldest department at BHU. Women students has a separate college on the BHU campus- the Mahila Maha Vidyala recognized in 1929 by BHU's founding father Madan Mohan Malviya ji.

  • UP CM seeks reports over police lathi charge on BHU students

    BHU Students

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has sought reports from Varanasi Commissioner about police lathi charge on Banaras Hindu University, BHU, students and injury to journalists. Situation turned violent on Saturday when a group of students went to meet Vice Chancellor at his residence and they were disbursed following lathi charge by university security guards. 

    The anxiety began five days back when the Students specifically girls, statrted agitation at BHU over an incident of misbehaviour with a girl student in the campus on Thursday night last week. AIR correspondent reports that Circle Officer Bhelupur and SHO Lanka police station have been removed.