After row with board, IIM Calcutta director Anju Seth quits

The board has received Professor Seth's resignation and will meet sometime this week to deliberate on the next steps, said a member of the IIM Calcutta board

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Anju Seth (Photo via @IIM_Calcutta on Twitter)

Ishita Ayan Dutt Kolkata
IIM Calcutta (IIM-C) director Anju Seth has resigned from the post almost a year before her term ends.  This comes almost a month after the board of governors clipped her powers to make appointments and take disciplinary action.
 
The board has received Professor Seth’s resignation and will meet sometime this week to deliberate on the next steps, said a member of the IIM-C board.
 
Seth’s term was to end in February 2022.
 
There had been tension between the board and Seth for some months now. According to media reports, Seth had accused chairperson, Shrikrishna G Kulkarni, of

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First Published: Mar 22 2021 | 9:09 PM IST

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