Student Election

ABVP sweeps DUSU elections

After eight years, the students’ wing of the BJP, Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad, won three out of four posts in the Delhi University Students’ Union election. In the results declared on Saturday, ABVP’s Jitender Chaudhary of Department of Buddhist Studies won the post of president by defeating NSUI’s Harish Choudhary by a margin of 1,943 […]

DUSU Elections : HC dismisses plea of disqualified DUSU candidates

A plea filed by five disqualified Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) poll candidates from National Students’ Union of India (NSUI) and Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) was dismissed by the Delhi High Court on Tuesday. Stating that the chief election officer had taken the decision in accordance with the rules, justice Sanjeev Khanna rejected the […]

DUSU Elections : Five candidates axed

With the candidature of NSUI and ABVP members for the post of the DUSU president being cancelled on Friday, for the first time since 1991 it looks like the union will have a non-NSUI, non-ABVP president. This could also be true for the post of joint secretary if Rahul Mathur of NSUI, who was served […]

ABVP wins DUSU president post, NSUI wins other three

The Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) on Saturday wrested the president’s post of Delhi University Students’ Union (DUSU) from National Students’ Union of India (NSUI) after six years. However, NSUI managed to retain the other important posts of vice-president, secretary and joint secretary. Defeating her NSUI rival Sonia Sapra of Shaheed Bhagat Singh College, ABVP’s […]

NSUI and ABVP are warming up for the elections

Restrictions by Delhi University (DU) on expenditure and campaigning methods for DU students union (DUSU) elections to be held on September 5, next few days in DU are going to be high on political fervour. The real action of DUSU elections may be visible outside the campus. Most parties say they would not flout rules […]

Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) elections will be conducted on September 5, 2008

Delhi University Students’ Union (DUSU) elections are back with a bang! The stage is all set for the biggest fight on campus. Although, the elections are likely to be held in about a month’s time, one can feel the buzz begin. The DUSU elections are no longer held keeping in mind the welfare of the […]

Student Election became Sweetless Sweet

Let us reflect on the elections: why was the turnout a meagre 30% in this year’s DUSU elections? Does that mean that these newly elected representatives do not have the right to represent our issues because they have been elected by a minority? Issues like fee-hike, campus safety, extra-curricular activities, new vocational courses and cultural […]