Students protest at the university gates in DI Khan district. - Photo by Shakir Mehsud

DI KHAN, 17 February: Veterinary students of the Gomal University in Dera Ismail Khan district staged protest rally, demanding remission of examination fee.

During a demonstration at the university campus, the students said examination fee was not included in the admission forms but that the administration of the university charged the fee.

They said former vice chancellor had promised to cancel the fee but despite that the administration had made examination fee compulsory.

However, the university’s Vice Chancellor Hamid Shafique said the demand of the students was their right and that a meeting of their Syndicate would decide the issue.