The Jawaharlal Nehru University Teachers' Association also highlighted several issues with the common entrance test, including that it may disadvantage applicants from marginalised backgrounds.
JNUTA said it was clear that the Ram Navami havan "was not disrupted by anyone", criticising the registrar's assertion as "irresponsible".
The association has appealed to the government of India to speed up the process of the appointment of a new VC to avoid any further damage to the stature …
According to the JNUSU, N. Sai Balaji is facing two enquiries. The first one for raising "anti-Modi, anti-VC and anti-RSS" slogans outside an Academic Council meeting.
This year, the library budget has allegedly been slashed to Rs 1.7 crore.
The teachers' association has alleged that the VC’s undemocratic functioning is ruining the “teaching-learning practices” that made JNU a top-performing university.
JNU's administration appears to be complicit in this process and failing in its duty to defend its own university and its democratic culture, said the teacher's association.