The University of Delhi, in a press release on Monday, notified the dates for the election of office bearers of the Delhi University Students’ Union (DUSU) and members of the Central Council, the most awaited students’ election contest in the country. The election are to be held on 12 September 2017 for the 2017-18 academic session.
The last date for the receipt of nomination papers and the security and publication of the list of duly nominated candidates for both DUSU and Central Council members will be 4 September 2017. The DUSU nomination papers are to be submitted to the Chief Election Officer, DUSU and the final list of candidates will be released on 6 September 2017. The date, time, and venue for the counting of votes will be announced later.
DUSU is the umbrella council for Delhi University’s various colleges and faculties. Each college will also hold its own students’ union elections within the same period as well. The campus is already buzzing with excitement which is visible through littering of pamphlets and active campaigning and propaganda by the various students’ wings and their members in SUVs and on motorcycles.
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