DUSU Elections: Hat-trick for ABVP! sweeps congress in DUSU polls


New Delhi:-The Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh won all four seats in the Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) elections on Saturday.

The Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) was leading in all four seats after the first round of counting.

Satinder Awana, Sunny Dedha, Anjali Rana and Chhattarpal Yadav are ABVP candidate. They are facing for the posts of president, vice president, secretary and joint secretary.

Meanwhile, the students’ council elections also hold in 42 colleges where Congress-affiliated National Students Union of India won the five-member panels in 18 colleges and the BJP’s youth wing Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parsihad come forth triumphant at 13 colleges.

AAP’s student Chhatra Yuva Sangharsh Samiti (CYSS), which is making its entry at the DUSU pole. DUSU did not nominate any candidates for the council elections at colleges.

The Chief Election Officer D S Rawat, said the voting finished peacefully with 44 per cent of students casting their vote in the morning of polls.

“The polling which was convened in two phases ended peacefully. The maximum output of 91 per cent was recorded at the Ayurvedic and Unani Tibbia College and the minimum was in Shahid Bhagat Singh evening college and Department of Buddhist Studies at 21 per cent.

“Sri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC) reported the highest output of 70 per cent at a campus college while the minimum was at Khalsa College at 27 per cent,” he added.

No technical glitches in the EVMs were reported during the first phase.

While 44 per cent polling was recorded in the morning leg of polls, the output in the evening phase was relatively low, Rawat said, adding that the counting of votes will be taken up tomorrow after which the results will be declared.

“The university had deployed 23 observers who visited the 50 centres where the polling took place in teams of two to check violations of code of conduct.