Sony Kunjappan, President, Central University of Gujarat Teachers' Association, says that the professors are being targeted.
"I think we are being targeted. The university should have first sought a clarification from us before issuing show cause notice," Kunjappan said.
He is among the nine professors who were served a show cause notic
"Notice has been issued to us that we as teachers campaigned for a political party (Congress).We have denied this," he added.
The CUG Vice-Chancellor Syed Abdul Bari issued the show cause notice while acting on the references forwarded by the Union Human Resource Development Ministry, office of the Gujarat Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) and the state education department. (ANI)