SSTA holds oath taking ceremony

SKUAST-K Scientists & Teachers Association (SSTA) Tuesday held general body meeting and oath taking ceremony of its newly elected office bearers at the varsity’s main campus here.

SA Dar, JA Mugloo, JA Bhat, PA Reshi, AA Malik and MA Bhat took oath as president, Vvice president, general secretary, publicity secretary, joint secretary and treasurer respectively, according to a SSTA statement. Councillors from various units were also administered the oath. The oath was administered by Election Commissioner JavidIqbal

Vice-Chancellor, SKUAST-K, Prof Nazeer Ahmed was the chief guest of the function. Congratulated the newly elected body, he urged the executive body of the association to strengthen the university by their proactive and positive role.

Later general body meeting was held and issues confronting scientist were discussed threadbare.

Addressing the gathering of officers, scientists and teachers of the university and associated research stations and President, SSTA, SA Dar raised various demands and grievances of the scientist fraternity and impressed upon the university authorities for their speedy redressal.