, who earned PS70,000-a-year, had been dismissed in 2010 after being suspended for almost eight years.
Soon after the controversy broke out, Mattu
was deputed by Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, to take up the issue of expulsion of the students with the university officials in Meerut.
The offer was made by hospital chief David Loughton, Dr Mattu
publicly exposed overcrowding and fears for patient safety at Walsgrave Hospital in Coventry in 2001, claiming that there may have been avoidable deaths as a result.
, who joined eight years ago when the school had only about 350 students, is being credited with its growth that has reached almost 3,500 students now.
Graiseley-based Coun Mattu
spoke of his "disgust" at his son's latest conviction but said he would not answer fresh calls for him to resign.
He was speaking about a tribunal ruling last month that Dr Mattu
had been unfairly dismissed.
Let us now encourage these students to get back to their studies," Mattu
told M AIL T ODAY .
Furious Mr Mattu
, aged 62, struck the masked raider with such ferocity on the back as he chased him away that the broom handle broke in July 2007.
His father is Labour councillor Elias Mattu
, who has repeatedly spoken out about gang violence and was once a cabinet member for Neighbourhoods and Community Safety.
must now be retrained as he has not worked or seen patients since February 2002.
Unsurprisingly, Mr Mattu
was furious and said so publicly.