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The APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University authorities has recommended cancellation of the affiliation of Toms College of Engineering, Kottayam, and has called for a detailed probe into the death of Jishnu Pranoy, a student of Nehru College of Engineering, Thrissur.
The recommendations of the university were submitted to Education Minister C. Raveendranath on Tuesday.
As directed by the government, the university had formed a panel to conduct visits to the two institutions in the wake of widespread complaints and protests by students.
The two-member panel comprising KTU Registrar G.P Padmakumar and Controller of Examinations S. Shabu, had visited both the colleges and conducted detailed investigation into the complaints.