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Albizia

a genus of legumes in the plant family Mimosaceae; seed pods of the toxic species contain 4-methoxy-pyridone a pyridoxine analog which causes cardiomyopathy, pulmonary edema and polioencephalomalacia. Includes A. chinensis (A. stipulata), A. versicolor and A. tanganyicensis (A. lebbeck var. australis, A. rhodesia, fever tree, red paperbark).
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On March 29, Siras had moved the Allahabad High Court challenging the V- C's decision to suspend him.
We got the court order on Thursday when a condolence meeting for Siras was in progress," Abrar said.
Siras was reportedly sacked in 1996 for a graver charge, that of sexually harassing a woman.
Reacting to the order, Siras said: " I knew justice would prevail.
An anguished Siras said he had fought back and forced his detractors to " tolerate" him for 22 years, but wouldn't use " the same lingo the university management used against" him.
They want to block my pension and provident fund," Siras said.
consulted a lawyer to decide my future plan," said Siras, a scholar from Nagpur and a well- known essayist.
The journalists barged into his house, took some shots and escaped before Siras could understand what was happening.
Siras had raised questions against the dictatorial attitude of the V- C.