MORANG: The Madhesi Students Front (MSF) has padlocked the office of the Purbanchal University (PU) over the issue of office-bearers' appointment.
The MSF locked the central office of the PU indefinitely from Friday, stating that the Vice-Chancellor of the PU appointed the Dean, exam controller and other officials against the agreement made with the MSF.
The students also vandalised the main gate of the Vice-Chancellor's office.
Madhesi Intellectuals Forum, Nepal, and Nepal Students Union (NSU) have also supported the protest programs of the MSF.
Vice Chancellor Prof. Maheshwor Man Shrestha appointed Tirtha Kumar Shrestha as the exam controller, Shyam Bahadur Katuwal as the Dean of Management Faculty and two other officials in the office of exam controller.