Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, July 4:
Taking note of the zero admission in the Plus Two stream in 18 colleges, the Odisha government has served show-cause notice on these colleges.
According to reports, less than 10 students were found eligible for admission in the Science stream in 49 colleges and Commerce stream in 31 colleges.
Surprisingly, the number of applicants for admission in these aforesaid colleges was between 10 and 15.
Expressing concern over the matter, Higher Education minister Pradip Kumar Panigrahi said the performance of these colleges would be reviewed very soon.
He also said that a meeting of the vice chancellors and eminent educationists is scheduled on July 5 to discuss the measures to enhance the quality of education in the state.