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How sexual assault and harassment skyrocketed at BHU under VC Tripathi’s rule

India’s prestigious higher education institution — Banaras Hindu University — at the world’s ‘oldest inhabited city’ Varanasi is attracting all media glares off late; albeit for non-academic reasons. The administration of the 101-year-old University — regarded as Asia’s largest residential campus — currently battles with charges of ignoring and skirting sexual assault cases, and restricting […]