The State Engineering Colleges Faculty Association(SEFA) on Friday urged the authorities to ensure a thorough inspection of private engineering colleges in the state.

A delegation of SEFA leaders led by its honorary State president Sd.Sardar and State general secretary K.Anjaneyulu called on Prakasam district Joint Collector P Lakshminarasimhum, convenor of the task force constituted for the purpose.

The SEFA functionaries including its vice-president K. Chandra Sekhar and non-teaching staff union president V.A.V.Kumar urged him to speed up the second phase of inspection going on 10 private engineering colleges.

Giving a patient hearing, the Joint Collector assured them that the government was fully on the job.