Mumbai, Dec. 18 -- Former vice-chancellor of the University of Mumbai (MU) and Congress's former Rajya Sabha MP, Bhalchandra Mungekar, has raised questions over the varsity's decision to hand over land to the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) for the construction of an elevated road through the campus.

Mungekar has demanded a stay on the land transfer deal and called for a high-level probe into what he suspects is a scam.

Mungekar, who met Maharashtra Governor and chancellor of universities, BS Koshyari early this week, said that the varsity had agreed to transfer land measuring 8.5 acre to MMRDA in October 2016, without following the due process.

The land would be used for an elevated road passing through the camp...