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Monday, November 12, 2012

A glimmer of hope at TUTH, finally

In a rare turn of events, TUTH has got a welcome respite from a nasty series of misfortunes over past many months.

While the Patan Academy is reeling under crisis, Dr. Govinda K C was prompt on asserting his solidarity to the protests aimed at restoring sanity in that institution. But once back from there, the troubles at TUTH had appeared to multiply and all the gains of his protest were about to be wiped out. He was apparently very distressed with the turn of events and was seen in TUTH premises with a very sad look.

Yet, as I explored in my previous piece, Dr. Prakash Sayami has surprised everyone with a comeback after the stubborn trio at TU agreed to appoint the assistant deans and campus chief according to his recommendation. Naturally, the alternative master plans of the politicians and their proxies have miserably failed.

If the latter do not come up with more ingenious plan to upset the agenda of Dr. Sayami in future, then a period of stability and fair administration is now within reach for TUTH; at least for coming four years or so.

Doubtlessly, these developments will have positive ramifications for other institutions as well including the PAHS.

We can hope this will set precedent for other institutions as well and conscious attempts of professional will eventually prevail to dent the enthusiasm of the politicians to run the public institutions like their private enterprises.

For now, my best wishes for protesters at Patan Academy.

(Note: foreseeing a slim but real possibility of such a comeback, I had kept myself safe in previous article be mentioning Dr. Sayami was 'near a point of no return' and not already on that. It was like a 2 or 3% probability but sometimes mathematics do magic and 3% trumps up the 97%!!!)

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