BJP, Congress eye outcome as ABVP, NSUI fight; Delhi High Court alert for candidates in DUSU polls

By: | Updated:Sep 14, 2018 11:13 am

News are coming that ABVP has already won 71 seats in 19 colleges. The NSUI has managed to bag 75 seats in 20 colleges.

DUSU ELECTION RESULTSElections in the DU place at 52 centres in the colleges, where 1.35 lakh student voters had exercised their franchise to decide the fate of 23 candidates in the DUSU polls

Counting for the crucial Delhi University (DU) election 2018 is underway and final result will be declared soon. As per latest report, a tough fight is going on between Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) and National Students’ Union Of India (NSUI). Other outfits like AAP’s student wing, Chhatra Yuva Sangharsh Samiti (CYSS) and All India Students Association (AISA) are also in the fray.

News are coming that ABVP has already won 71 seats in 19 colleges. The NSUI has managed to bag 75 seats in 20 colleges. Both BJP and Congress are eyeing the result wanting to ascertain the mood of youth voters before the big 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

DUSU election result 2018: Big victory for ABVP, NSUI bags 1 post; check full list of winners

Elections in the DU place at 52 centres in the colleges, where 1.35 lakh student voters had exercised their franchise to decide the fate of 23 candidates in the DUSU polls. The university campuses have witnessed a heavy blanket of security with around 700 police personnel being deployed in the north campus and over 500 personnel have been stationed in the south campus. Apart from them, observers were also there. Close to 700 electronic voting machines (EVMs) were installed, as per reports.

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12:25 (IST) 13 Sep 2018
NSUI's manifesto for DUSU polls

In its manifesto released prior to the DUSU Polls, the students' outfit has promised to fight for the 'Institution of Eminence' (IoE) tag for the Delhi University (DU). It has also announced a Rs 10 food-plate in canteens, and a programme to spot and groom 100 women leaders from the varsity. The Congress-affiliated group also claimed that it would demand a 'Students Rights Commission' on the lines of women and minority commissions and free laptops for students. "We will fight for an 'Institution of Eminence' tag for the university which will bring Rs 1,000 crore extra budget which can be used for better infrastructure," All India Congress Committee (AICC) Joint Secretary and In-charge Ruchi Gupta said.

12:17 (IST) 13 Sep 2018
AAP's students' wing pins hope on DUSU polls

After the AAP came to power in Delhi in February 2015, its students' wing Chhatra Yuva Sangharsh Samiti (CYSS) had unsuccessfully contested the DUSU polls. This time it had tied up with left-wing students' outfit All India Students Association (AISA).

11:58 (IST) 13 Sep 2018
DUSU polls: Students' issues

During this year's Delhi University Students' Union election, students were vouching for issues like ending hooliganism on campus, 24X7 libraries for students, safer campus for women

11:48 (IST) 13 Sep 2018
Delhi High Court alert for DUSU polls

To check rampant defacement of public property during the DUSU election campaign, the Delhi High Court has directed the police, the municipal bodies and Delhi University that action be initiated against those candidates who indulged in such activity. The court also asked aforementioned authorities to file reports indicating the extent of defacement, the steps that were taken to prevent it and action taken against each poll candidate who violated the anti-defacement norms.

11:40 (IST) 13 Sep 2018
DUSU Election Result: It's ABVP vs NSUI

Shri Ram College of Commerce, Hindu College, Kirori Mal College, Bhagat Singh (Morning), Zakir Hussain (Morning), Dyal Singh (morning) colleges are among the 19 colleges from which Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) has won 71 seats so far. Meanwhile, Atma Ram Sanatan Dharma College, Sri Venkateswara College, Aryabhatta College, Zakir Hussain College are among colleges where NSUI scored big.

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