DW Bureau | Chandigarh
Prof Raj Bahadur was on Friday given three years extension as the vice chancellor of the Baba Farid University of Health Sciences by the Punjab Government after the State’s Governor, V P Singh Badnore approved his file, sources said.
The decision to be extend his term for another three years has in the recommendations of the Chief Minister, Capt Amarinder Singh. Sources said a formal notification in this regard will be issued soon. Earlier, Prof Raj Bahadur had been appointed as the University’s VC for a period of three years during the previous Badal Government and his term.
Dr Bahadur had earlier served as Director Principal of Government Medical College and Hospital in Chandigarh and Head of the PGI’s Orthopaedics Department.