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Panjab University: Seven ABVP members booked on charges of assaulting two

Police said, the two victims were attacked, following arguments over votes in the recent held campus elections.

Panjab University to HC: If V-C and Syndicate differ, final decision will be of Chancellor

“Why only one person? Is there no one else,” submitted a counsel representing the PU, while referring to the continuous appointment of Professor Nahar as DSW since 2016. “These posts are for management and not academics.”


At PU, SOI extends support to students on hunger strike for special chance exam

SOI’s Chetan Chaudhary, the newly elected PUCSC President had not participated in the oath taking ceremony on September 13 to extend his support to the students sitting on hunger strike.

Panjab University poll result brings cheers to Akalis, Congress

In a closely contested race, Chetan Chowdhry of SOI defeated Paras Rattan of ABVP by 479 votes. SOI had last won in 2015, when the Akali-BJP combine was reigning over Punjab. A jubilant Bikram Singh Majithia, former Akali minister, led the celebrations at PU as the news broke.

Panjab University goes to vote today: 1,008 cops on student poll duty

Personnel were deployed in and around the Panjab University and 11 others PU affiliated colleges in Chandigarh. Eight SP and DSPs, eight SHOs, 18 Inspector rank officers and 974 other police personnel will be on duty at PU campuses in Sector 14 and 25 and city colleges.

Panjab university polls: Parties smuggle liquor bottles into hostels; All quiet at DAV college amid poll din

Apart from liquor, there were reports of opium being distributed among students.


Panjab University: Women behind the political scenes

As female candidates cut through male dominations in PU polls, an army of females work behind the scenes. PARANJAYA MEHRA speaks to the female workers.

Panjab University polls: UIET, UILS become focal point of leaders

According to data, UIET boasts 2,638 voters and will have 24 polling booths, whereas, UILS has 1,475 voters and will have 12 polling booths in the electiosn this year.

Panjab University polls: Code of conduct takes a back seat

In contrast to the guideline, the campus has been abuzz with cars, with stickers of leaders and political parties plastered on them, making it an instrument for political campaigning.

Key strategists in Panjab University students’ polls

The First of the Panjab University students election guidelines states that a person who is not a student of the college or university cannot take part in the election process in any capacity.