Himachal Pradesh University Vice-Chancellor Prof. A.D.N. Bajpai on Wednesday condemned the attack on a professor in Haryana’s Rohtak district.

“The guilty should be dealt with stringently and booked under the law to ensure deterrent punishment,” Mr. Bajpai said in a statement.

Ashish Dahiya, professor of Maharishi Dayanand University’s Institute of Hotel and Tourism Management Department in Rohtak, was shot at allegedly by a former student on December 2.

The professor was rushed to PGIMS at Rohtak. He was shot around 11 a.m. in MDU campus, Rohtak range’s Inspector General of Police Anil Kumar Rao said. Mr. Bajpai said the teaching fraternity of MDU should raise its voice against the attack. —PTI

Ashish Dahiya was shot at allegedly by a former student

on Monday