Report by Nishapati Nayak, Koraput: Shri S. K. Ratho, IFS, Joint Secretary to the Government of India, National Commission for Schedule Tribes, New Delhi visited Central University of Orissa, Koraput today. He was received by Prof. Sachidananda Mohanty, Hon’ble Vice-Chancellor; Prof. S. K. Palita, Dean, SBCNR; Prof. Asit Kumar Das, Registrar; Shri K. Kosala Rao, Finance Officer I/c.; Dr. Phagunath Bhoi, Public relations Officer; Dr. Kapila Khemundu, Asst. Professor and Head I/c, Dept. Of Sociology; Dr. Srinivas B Kotnak, Asst. Professor, Dept. Of Anthropology; Dr. Prasant Kumar Behera, Asst. Professor and Head I/c, Dept. of Economics; Sh. Sudhakar Patnaik, OIC and other officials of the University.
He interacted with the students of the University belongs to ST community.
Prof. Mohanty gave a brief presentation on the status of reservation for Schedule Tribes in admission and recruitment at the University. Shri Ratho suggested significant measures for the improvement of ST community at the University.
Prof. Mohanty deeply thanked Sh. Ratho for his visit and assured that the University will try to implement as may measures as possible.