New Delhi: The Principal of the prestigious
St Stephen`s college on Wednesday issued a notice to East Delhi
MP Sandeep Dikshit asking him to "cease and desist" from going
ahead with the formation of a society in the name of alumni
association of the college.
Referring to an affidavit filed by one Sanjeev Bhargava
to get a society registered under the name of "St Stephen`s
College Alumni Association", Valson Thampu, the Principal,
alleged that the claim that the name was not identical to any
such body was "false" as St Stephen`s College is one of
Delhi`s earliest registered societies dating back to early
When asked for his reaction, Dikshit refused to comment
about the allegations.
"I will not comment. Anybody can make any allegations.
Why should I respond..I have not got any communication from
them," Dikshit said.
In May, Dikshit had criticised the institution saying it
had lost its secular values as it was being run like a