Chandigarh, August 29- The Haryana Government has decided to set up a University in district Gurgaon.
This was stated by Education Minister Mr Ram Bilas Sharma while replying to a question in the ongoing Monsoon Session of Vidhan Sabha here today.
The Minister said that the work to set up the University would commence within the current year. He said that Chief Minister Mr Manohar Lal had announced in a public meeting at village Kakrola in April this year that a University would be set up. The Kakrola Panchayat has also agreed to provide land for the same and had also passed a resolution to transfer land measuring 398 kanal three marla for setting up the University.
The Education Minister also assured the House that all Engineering and B.Ed colleges affiliated to the Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra would not be shifted to any other University.