The workers say they are offered with few options but to put in longer hours to complete work, regardless of where the mercury level stands.
The law college has 10 vacancies in 18 faculty member posts. Even the post of principal has been vacant for nearly a decade now with the senior-most faculty member filling the gap.
All universities in Telangana are facing a severe shortage of teaching staff, with no appointments having been made in these institutions after formation of the State.
According to BBMP officials, there is a 40-50 per cent staff crunch, which is why several projects are delayed.