DUSU Election Results: ABVP Wins Three Out of Four Seats

Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) election’s results are out.

The Akhil Bharatiya Vidya Parishad (ABVP) has won three out of the total four seats and National Students Union of India (NSUI) has won one.

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) backed ABVP scooped the posts of president, vice president, and joint secretary while NSUI wins the secretary post.

In the run-up to the elections, a total of 16 candidates were in the fray for four DUSU posts which form the central panel and are elected for one year.

ABVP fielded Akshit Dahiya for the post of DUSU president, Pradeep Tanwar for vice-president, Yogit Rathee for general secretary and Shivangi Kherwal for joint secretary.

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The student wing of the Congress party, NSUI,  fielded Chetna Tyagi for the post of president, Ankit Bharti for vice-president, Ashish Lamba for secretary and Abhishek Chaprana for joint secretary.

According to News 18, counting of the votes begun two hours late as opposed to the scheduled timing as the candidates turned up late.

The voting turnout was recorded at 39.90% this year while it was 44.46 % the previous year. In 2018 DUSU elections, ABVP recorded a win over three posts and NSUI over one, exactly like current year.

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