26 C
Wednesday, October 21, 2020

    AASU Sweeps GU Students’ Body Election, ABVP Wins GS Post

    Anurag Kalyan Borgohain is the new president while Moon Talukdar is the new GS of the GU students' union

    The result of the Post Graduate Students’ Union election of the Gauhati University was declared on September 25th, 2019. A total of ten candidates supported by the All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) won the election while three posts won by Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangha affiliated Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP).

    AASU-backed candidate Anurag Kalyan Borgohain won the president post while Lakhyajit Das won the Vice-President. However, ABVP-backed candidate Moon Talukdar won the seat of the general secretary of the body.

    Other AASU-backed candidates, who won the election, are Trishna Barman (Assistant GS), Shilpika Madhukaly (Music Secretary), Geetashri Bora (Debate and Magazine Secretary), Jubin Muktiiar (Major Games Secretary), Nabankur Sarikia (Minor Games Secretary),Nasir Mirza (Boys’ Common Room Secretary), Sagarika Kalita (Girls’ Common Room Secretary) and Farny Ahmed (Social Secretary). On the other hand, Sourav Saha (Cultural Secretary) won under ABVP banner and Aprim Kumar Bora (Literary Secretary) under the banner of SFI.

    The polling for the election was held on September 23rd, 2019. Students’ wing of Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti also fielded candidates but failed to win a single seat the election.

    Photo: Time8



    Comments are closed.

    Follow TIME8.IN on TWITTER, INSTAGRAM, FACEBOOK and on YOUTUBE to stay in the know with what’s happening in the world around you – in real time

    First published


    Top Cops’ houses raided in connection with Assam Police recruitment scam

    Assam Police have arrested around 50 persons, including former DIG Prasanta Kumar Dutta and BJP leader Diban Deka

    COVID-19 curve in Assam starts to flatten; health minister

    The COVID-19 curve in the state has started flattening with the constant fall in positivity rate of the cases, claimed Himanta Biswa Sarma

    Assam: Engineering College to be named after Chabilal Upadhyaya in Bihali

    The upcoming engineering college which is going to be established in Assam’s Bihali is named after freedom fighter Chabilal Upadhyaya

    Excise Intelligence Bureau seizes huge consignment of IMFL, 2 Apprehended

    Assam Excise Minister, Parimal Suklabaidya has directed the Excise Department for an inquiry into the matter

    Assam Police exam scam: Kumar Sanjit Krishna arrested by CID

    Senior Assam police officer and ex-SP, Karimganj, Kumar Sanjit Krishna has been arrested by the CID on Thursday evening

    Kaziranga National Park to open for visitors from October 21

    World heritage site Kaziranga National Park, which is home to the one-horned Indian rhinos, will reopen for tourist from October 21, 2020.