NIT officials maintained that the Ganesha idol was not placed inside the campus for religious purposes, but was, in fact, a decorative item.(AP File / Representational Photo)

NIT-Meghalaya to remove Ganesha idol from campus after opposition by local students’ body

Hindustan Times, Guwahati | By Utpal Parashar
PUBLISHED ON SEP 30, 2019 12:49 PM IST
The idol was installed at the entrance to the director’s secretariat of the Shillong-based institute on September 23. Officials said it will be removed on Monday, a week after installation.
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