Sindh: Appointment of VC in two medical universities delayed, interview postponed

KARACHI: (HRNW)  The interviews of 13 candidates for the posts of Vice-Chancellors of Liaquat Medical University Jamshoro and Larkana Medical University have been postponed due to non-inclusion of the name of a particular candidate.

The interviews were scheduled to take place on Friday, December 9 and the interview letters were also sent to the candidates by post.

Among the 13 candidates who were declared eligible are Dr. Ali Akbar Bhand, Dr. Bika Ram, Dr. Ikramuddin Ajan, Dr. Khalid Talpur, Dr. Aziz Ajan, Dr. Mehrul Nasa, Dr. Sogra, Dr. Zulfiqar Soomro, Dr. Akbar Sial, Dr. Saifullah Jamro, Dr. Safdar Ali Sheikh, Dr. Iqbal Afridi, Dr. Qurban Ali Rahu and Moeen Ansari were among others.

Yesterday, in a meeting chaired by Dr. Tariq Rafi, the head of the search committee, the applications of more than 30 candidates were reviewed and 13 candidates were declared eligible for the two universities.

The meeting was attended by Secretary Board Mureed Rahman Dr. Naushad Sheikh, Dr. Saeed Qureshi, Special Secretary College Educator Abdul Aleem Lashari who has been transferred as Commissioner Nawabshah on December 3.