New Delhi, Sep 10, 2016: In a major sweep, RSS affiliated student party Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) has won the positions of President, Vice President and Secretary in Delhi University Students’ Union (DUSU) polls, while NSUI secures the Joint Secretary post.
Winners Amit Tanwar- President, Priyanka Chabri – VP, Ankit Sangwan – Secretary, all from ABVP. Mohit Sangwan- Joint Secy, NSUI.
Student supporters had started gathering as early as 7 at the campus and the counting started around 7:30. The winning team was all smiles and distributed ladoos among students and supporters.
The run-up to the counting till the final results came out was a cocktail of various emotions for both NSUI and ABVP candidates as well as their supporters.
ABVP was leading from the beginning but two hours into the counting, arch rival NSUI claimed to win 33 out of 40 colleges, which sent shock waves in the ABVP camp.
This is for the consecutive third time the ABVP has emerged victorious in DU polls. While on the previous two occasions, it was a clean sweep across the panel, nearest rival NSUI did stake a claim on one of the seats this time.