SRINAGAR: Prof. Mehraj-ud-Din, officiating Vice Chancellor, Central University of Kashmir (CUK), along with Prof. Muhammad Afzal Zargar, Registrar, several other officers of CUK and Mr. S.C.Mishra and Mr. Rajesh Pandita, Architects and Planners, called on Mr. N.N. Vohra, Governor, here at the Raj Bhavan today.
The Vice Chancellor and the Planners explained to the Governor details of the Master Plan of the campus of CUK which is coming up at Ganderbal. The site plan of the campus and details of the traffic flows, landscaping, provision of drinking water, sewerage treatment, creation of Biodiversity Park etc. were explained in the presentation.
The Governor urged the VC to ensure that the first phase of the upcoming campus should have suitable provision for basic shopping, medical clinic, kindergarten and primary school etc. The Governor also stressed the need to provide adequate girls hostel accommodation, besides for the boys and scholars.
The Governor urged the VC to see that all the buildings had eco friendly designs and the natural scenic beauty was preserved while designing the north-south pedestrian path and the over bridges over the multiple water bodies in the campus. The Governor also stressed the need to install solar panels on the roof tops of all the buildings in the Campus for harnessing solar energy to the maximum extent possible.