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Left-leaning SFS wins post of president of PU student body polls

Press Trust of India  |  Chandigarh 

The Left-leaning (SFS) won the Campus Students Council (PUCSC) polls, the results of which were declared Thursday.

Kanupriya of the SFS, elected as of the PUCSC, became the first woman to have won the post.

She wrested the seat from rival ABVP-led alliance candidate with a margin of 719 votes, PU officials said here.

Kanupriya polled 2,802 votes, they said.

The post of vice went to Daler Singh of the Students' Organisation of (SOI) and the (ISA).

He defeated Pardeep Singh of the (NSUI) and the (HAS) with a margin of 928 votes.

The post of went to Amarinder Singh, of the SOI, the HAS and the Indian National Students Association, while the joint secretary's post was bagged by Vipul Atray of the NSUI.

Significantly, no prominent students outfit was able to make a clean sweep in the polls this year. Last year, the NSUI, student wing of the had won three posts.

A total of 21 candidates were in the fray.

This time, 15,381 students were eligible to cast votes in the PUCSC polls.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Thu, September 06 2018. 21:20 IST
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