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Oindrila Mukherjee


Kanupriya’s Parents Attend Oath-taking Ceremony: ‘She’s a born protester, president of our family too…’
Sat, Sep 15, 2018

On September 6, she created history by becoming the first woman president of the student council along with leading her Left-leaning party Students For Society (SFS) to its first presidential victory since it first contested the election in 2014.

Left-leaning 22-year-old Kanupriya breaks Panjab University’s male bastion, asks RSS to not interfere
Thu, Sep 13, 2018

For Kanupriya, who is doing a five-year integrated course in Zoology Honours at PU, meanwhile, the battle-lines have only just been etched. “If the ABVP won, a letter would have gone out, saying ‘Jai jai Modi’. But we have stopped those letters ,” she said.

Setting aside party loyalties, women celebrate Kanu Priya’s victory in PU student polls
Sat, Sep 08, 2018

Woman volunteers across parties joined the rally as they got together to lift Kanu Priya up on their shoulders and carry her as a beacon of change in the male-dominated politics of the campus, “Naari mukti, sabki mukti, zindabad”, they shouted.

ABVP holds two meetings after campaign deadline, SFS not allowed to stage play
Wed, Sep 05, 2018

This year, the student parties collectively decided not to hold rallies a day before the election.

Mela Votaan Da returns: First day, first show of SFS street play looks at cracks, alliances
Tue, Sep 04, 2018

“We expose the underbelly of the student politics. In a way, with our satirical performance, we set the agenda for the election and have been doing so since we got into the race,” claims Gurpreet Doni, one of the actors in the play.

PU Student Polls: #speculation trending: Opinion polls get bigger, go online
Tue, Sep 04, 2018

This year, the student strength of Panjab University stands at 15,350 that is 300 less than in 2017.

Swachhta Pakhwada clashes with half-yearly exam, teachers criticise move, say no lessons learnt
Mon, Sep 03, 2018

Arvind Rana, president, SSA Teachers’ Welfare Association, said, “The teachers are sincerely trying their best to improve the learning levels of all classes and result of board classes, but when unplanned and undesired activities come in during examination time, it breaks the momentum of hard work.”

Punjab University polls: BJP councillors to campaign for ABVP candidates in their areas
Mon, Sep 03, 2018

First such off-campus campaigning; DSW says they have no control over what leaders do outside campus.

PU student polls: More polling booths, fewer students this year
Sun, Sep 02, 2018

In 2017, the student strength was 15,660 while it is 15,350 this year. Six more polling booths, however, will be installed bringing the total to 162 compared to 156 last year.

Punjab University student polls: Catchy Hindi phrases in ABVP manifesto to woo voters
Sun, Sep 02, 2018

ABVP is the first party to release the poll manifesto despite the curse of the “long weekend”. Owing to a Janmashtami holiday on Monday, student bodies will get only a day (September 4) to campaign right before the election.

PUCSC polls: Students’ unions announce candidates
Sat, Sep 01, 2018

This year, six candidates will fight for the post of president and seven for vice-president, and four each for secretary and joint secretary.

PU student polls: Six candidates in fray for post of president
Sat, Sep 01, 2018

The NSUI will fight alone with a lot of expectations and pressure while SOI, ABVP and PUSU have joined hands with others in the contest.

PU student polls: Week left for voting, only two alliances announced
Fri, Aug 31, 2018

Midnight alliances, last-minute changes and adjustments are often the norm on the day nominations are filed on the Panjab University campus ahead of the student council elections that will be held on September 6.

DAV College running MBA course: PU panel to submit report on Monday
Mon, Aug 27, 2018

Sources said the college had granted admission to at least eight students before fulfilling the panel’s recommendations.

Left, right and Student Centre: Excitement for Panjab University student election yet to build up on campus
Mon, Aug 20, 2018

Elections to the Panjab University Campus Student Council are around the corner, but excitement is yet to build up on campus

First alliance on Punjab University campus, PPSO to give full support to SOI presidential candidate
Fri, Aug 17, 2018

In 2015, the SOI won the Panjab University Campus Student Council (PUCSC) election for the first time with Jasmeen Kang, a research scholar from the department of physics, elected as the president.

Panjab University student elections: PUSU appoints English PhD scholar Kuldeep Singh as party president
Thu, Aug 09, 2018

The PUSU first fought the campus election in 1978 and went on to win the post of vice-president in 1980. In 1982, it finally won the post of president, followed by presidential wins in 2010 and 2016.

Panjab University elections: In party-hopping season, former ABVP leader joins SFPU
Wed, Aug 08, 2018

Sources said this could dent the party’s image as the ABVP was increasing its recruitment on campus and was likely to contest all the four posts this year.

Chandigarh education department revokes termination notices of three teachers
Sat, Aug 04, 2018

Last month, the department served termination, suspension and show cause notices to teachers, heads and principals for poor results in the Class X CBSE board exam. The show cause notice served to 56 teachers, however, is yet to be revoked

NSUI ‘poster boy’ was arrested with notorious gangster Sampat Nehra in 2016
Sat, Aug 04, 2018

Among these four “poster boys” is Pankaj Jakhar (23), who is still on the waiting list seeking admission to a Masters degree course in the Department of Languages, Panjab University.