Thiruvananthapuram : The KR Narayanan Film Institute Director, Shankar Mohan , has resigned. The Director handed his resignation letter in person at the Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan's office. A copy of it was aslo submitted to Higher Education Minister R Bindu.
The students at the Film Institute were striking demanding his resignation, accusing Shankar Mohan of caste discrimination, manipulating reservation in admissions and denying students facilities at the institute. The government had appointed a three-member committee to investigate these matters.