Semester exams at Osmania University postponed

Hyderabad: The ongoing semester examination of post graduate and professional courses of Osmania University, which were scheduled to be held on Tuesday and Wednesday, have been postponed due to tension following the death of an engineering student M Sai Kumar, who allegedly committed suicide for the cause of Telangana.

According to OU authorities, the exams of MA, MSc, MCom, MBA, MCA, LLB, MEd, MPEd, BE scheduled for yesterday and today were postponed in view of the tense situation that prevailed following the death of M Sai Kumar.

"The dates for these exams will be announced later. However, all the remaining exams would be conducted as per schedule from tomorrow," an OU official said.

The semester exams of PG and professional courses of OU, which had been postponed on several occasions in the past following the Telangana agitation, had finally began on March 3.