DERA ISMAIL KHAN:  Vice Chancellor (VC) Gomal University, Dera Ismail Khan Dr Amanullah Akhtar died of cardiac arrest here on Friday.

According to details, Dr Amanullah Khan was suffering from heart problems for the last few years and he suffered the fatal attack on Friday. He was appointed as VC of the University on Nov 29, after his predecessor Dr Mansoor Akbar Kundi resigned from the position. He had also served as Principal of Gomal College of Veterinary Sciences.

Academic and official activities were suspended in the university after the sad demise of the Vice Chancellor.–INP

The deceased has left behind a widow and two children.