Legal Correspondent

HYDERABAD: Justice L. Narasimha Reddy of the High Court on Monday evening suspended the orders of the Registrar, Osmania University, ordering the closure of hostels in the university. This suspension will be in force for two days and the case will be taken up for comprehensive hearing on Tuesday.

Samaiah and others filed a writ petition complaining that the Registrar passed the orders at the behest of the Commissioner of Police, Hyderabad. As Monday was a holiday, the case was moved at the residence of the judge late in the evening. The judge passed the interim orders and posted the matter to Tuesday.