Post the repeal of Article 370 in the state of Jammu & Kashmir, Savitribai Phule Pune University has decided to set up an educational centre in Kashmir Valley.
On Friday, the proposal was approved by all the members of the administration, said the Vice Chancellor.
The same will be sent to the Maharashtra state government to get the permission to set up the new centre, the university said in a communication.
The meeting of administration of Savitribai Phule Pune University happened today in which Rajesh Pandey, a member, moved a proposal that with changing situation in Kashmir, the university should set up an educational centre in Kashmir and seek permission for same the proposal should be sent to state government, the university’s Vice-Chancellor said.
Till August 5, the state of Jammu & Kashmir was enjoying the special status under Article 370 of the Constitution; thereafter, the central government scraped off Article 370 and divided J&K into two Union Territories namely Jammu & Kashmir, and Ladakh.