Chandigarh: Two years after the pandemic, the student union elections were held today in Panjab University and its affiliated colleges located in Chandigarh (Panjab University). In these elections, 21 candidates competed for 4 posts in the university. These posts include the posts of President, Vice President, General Secretary and Joint Secretary.
Voting started at 9.30 am and ended at 11 am. Along with this, the results of the posts are likely to be announced by 7 pm. A total of 169 polling booths have been set up in the university. Voting will be held in 78 departments.
Notably, 14,984 voters will choose their leader. P. U. (Panjab University) Management has issued a notice that students who have taken admission till October 17 can cast their vote with their identity card or slip.
Chetan Chaudhary of the Student Organization of India (SOI) won the previous student union elections held in the university in the year 2019 and became the campus president. Earlier in the year 2018 Kanupriya University of Students for Society (SFS) won the post of president. She became the first woman president in the PU Students' Union elections.