According to Siras
, their rival agreed to take a step back and allowed them to take the lead in the development.
Before his death, Siras
had filed a petition at the Allahabad High Court challenging his termination from AMU.
The AMU officials had allegedly hired the reporters and camerapersons to secretly film Siras
in a compromising position with a youth on February 6.
Later, some AMU faculty members had visited him and the following morning, Siras
was given his marching orders.
hit the headlines when he was suspended in February by AMU vice- chancellor Dr P.
Abdul Aziz had suspended Siras
on February 11 for indulging in homosexual activities in his official residence on the campus.
Though the Delhi High Court legalised consensual homosexuality and the Supreme Court declined to stay the order, Dr Shrinivas Ramchandra Siras
was allegedly suspended for having consensual sex.