IMPHAL, August 17: The director, faculty members and staffs of the Regional Institute of Medical Sciences Thursday, felicitated prof H. Nandakumar Sharma, the new vice chancellor of Manipur University.
According to a statement of the RIMS, a close friend of RIMS for a long time the new VC broke protocol and came himself to the institute in the afternoon.
It further stated that soon after arrival he was closeted with director prof S. Sekharjit for some minute. They had a friendly informal interaction on the affairs of RIMS. They also briefly discussed on the general improvement of the institute, it added.
Later the faculty members and administrative staff gave him a rousing welcome at the conference hall of the Jubilee hall. The director said that the people in general and academics in particular ought to feel proud of having an eminent educationist like prof Sharma as the head of the university. He said that RIMS will continue to get a helping hand from the university in years to come, it added.