Bhubaneswar, Jan 24: Odisha Government today dissolved Governing Bodies or Managing Committees of all non-government aided degree colleges coming under the purview of Higher Education department with immediate effect except Autonomous Colleges and colleges established by minority communities.
Presently, the degree colleges have governing bodies with MLAs as their members.
A notification in this regard was today published by the Higher Education Department. As per the notification for colleges situated at district headquarters, the additional district magistrate of the concerned district will be president of the Governing Body/ Managing Committee till further order.
Similarly for colleges located outside district headquarters, the sub collector of the subdivision will act as the president of the Governing Body/ Managing Committee.