KARACHI:,,, Pro-Vice Chancellor Prof Umer Farooq took the charge of Acting-Vice Chancellor of Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS).
The Sindh government in a notification appointed Farooq as Acting VC DUHS. Earlier, Prof Masood Hameed Khan was stopped by Sindh High Court (SHC) from containing third tenure as VC in a verdict about a week ago. Prof Khan officially left the VC post on Wednesday.
It was pertinent to mention here that Prof Masood Hameed Khan was appointed as VC DUHS in 2002 and was serving the university in third tenure against rules and regulations.
A farewell ceremony was also held in honour of Prof Khan which was attended by senior faculty members and other staff members at Arag Auditorium DUHS.