A day after the Karnataka High Court quashed the appointment of B.C. Mylarappa as Bangalore University Registrar (Administration), acting Vice Chancellor N. Rangaswamy claimed he had still not received any communication from the government. “I have been busy with the Syndicate meeting. I haven’t spoken to Prof. Mylarappa,” he added. Asked if, with Prof. Mylarappa “out of contention” for the VC’s post, his own chances to fulfil aspirations of becoming VC had increased, he said: “It’s an open race. Competition is not reducing.”

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