Poshan

Home »  Website »  National »  DUSU Elections 2019: ABVP Bags 3 Posts, NSUI 1

DUSU Elections 2019: ABVP Bags 3 Posts, NSUI 1

The RSS-affiliated ABVP won three posts, including that of the president, in Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) elections.

DUSU Elections 2019: ABVP Bags 3 Posts, NSUI 1
ABVP won three out of four posts in DUSU elections.
DUSU Elections 2019: ABVP Bags 3 Posts, NSUI 1
outlookindia.com
2019-09-13T17:41:23+0530

The RSS-affiliated ABVP on Friday won three posts, including that of the president, in Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) polls while the Congress-backed NSUI bagged the secretary's post.

Ashwit Dahiya of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) defeated National Students Union of India (NSUI)'s Chetna Tyagi for the top post by a margin of over 19,000 votes.

The posts of vice president and joint secretary were won by ABVP's Pradeep Tanwar and Shivangi Kharwal by a margin of 8,574 and 2,914 votes respectively.

NSUI bagged the secretary's post with its candidate Ashish Lamba defeating ABVP's Yogi Rathee by a margin of 2,053 votes.

The voter turnout in DUSU polls on Thursday was recorded at 39.90 per cent, over four percentage points down from the last year.

Last year, the election saw a 44.46 per cent voter turnout.

The polling for four positions of the DUSU ended amid allegations of EVM malfunctioning. Sixteen candidates, including four women, were in the fray and 52 polling centres were set up.

Over 1.3 lakh students were eligible to cast their vote. As many as 144 EVMs were used for students' union polls and 137 were used for college union polls. 

Subscribe to Outlook’s Newsletter

Next Story : Priyanka Gandhi Tweets Cricket Video To Advise BJP On 'Ola-Uber' And 'Gravity' Theory
Download the Outlook ​Magazines App. Six magazines, wherever you go! Play Store and App Store
THE LATEST ISSUE
CLICK IMAGE FOR CONTENTS
Online Casino Betway Banner





Advertisement
Advertisement