Chandigarh, May 14 UNI | 2 months ago

The Haryana cabinet today approved to change the name of National Law University, Haryana to Dr B R Ambedkar National Law University, Sonipat.

The cabinet met under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda here.

The University will be developed as a Centre of Excellence with objectives to organise advanced studies and research in all branches of law. It will be a State funded university and will be raised with government grant of Rs 100 crore to Rs 110 crore in additional to the cost of the building.

The University is expected to come up as a prestigious institute in law and also act as a catalyst in accelerating the growth of Rajiv Gandhi Education City, Sonipat.

(Posted on 15-05-2014)