Resignation of the University of Allahabad VC accepted: Ministry of Human Resources Development

NEW DELHI: The resignation of the Vice Chancellor, who was under the scanner for alleged financial and administrative irregularities, has been accepted, officials said Friday.

His resignation was sent by Rashtrapati Bhawan and has been approved, officials told PTI.

Hangloo had resigned on Wednesday.

I was under the scanner since 2016 due to irregularities. Hangloo was also convened by the National Commission for Women (NCW) last week for allegations of improper handling of complaints of sexual harassment and lack of grievance repair mechanism for students.