Chandigarh, Nov. 24 -- The members of Panjab University syndicate on Monday could not hold a meeting as the senate hall and syndicate room of the varsity were closed.

The members had called a meeting on their own in a show of protest against vice-chancellor Raj Kumar, who is the chairman of the syndicate and has powers to convene meetings. At least 10 members had come to attend the meeting.

Later, the members met the V-C at his office and expressed resentment over the treatment meted out to them. Heated arguments were aired by the members. Syndics also urged the V-C to call the meeting of the body to clear pending issues.

The development comes days after a protest rally was organised on the campus demanding immediate conducting of senate...