From U-19 cricketer to school-topper, know ABVP's candidates for 2013 DUSU polls
Sep 08, 2013, 08:11 AM IST
Elections to be held on 13th September, 2013
New Delhi:Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), one of prime parties to contest Delhi University Students Union election (DUSU) 2013 on Saturday announced its list of contestants for upcoming DUSU polls.
ABVP’s Presidential Candidate Aman Awana is a student of MA (Previous) Buddhist Studies, Faculty of Arts, North Campus. He has completed his B.A. from Dayal Singh College. He did his schooling from Daisydales Senior Secondary School, East of Kailash. He was the topper of the school from Arts Stream in class XII. In 2009, he was elected as the college CC and DUSU Executive Council (EC). Aman has also served as the Vibhag Pramukh (Zonal Head) of Kalkaji Zone in ABVP. He has taken an active part during Anna’s anti-corruption movement and also during the protests against Damini’s gangrape and murder. Aman likes playing cricket.
For Secretary-Anshu Lakra
ABVP’s Secretary candidate, Anshu Lakra is a student of Kirorimal College. She has completed her schooling from ADV School, Paschim Vihar. She scored 90% in class XIIth. She has anchored various programmes at the school and college level. She has been active in ABVP since last two years.
For Vice-President-Utkarsh Chaudhry
ABVP’s Vice Presidential Candidate Utkarsh Chaudhry is a student of B.A.(Honours) Sanskrit in PGDAV College. He has completed his senior secondary education from Delhi Public School, Faridabad. He has been active in ABVP since 2010. He has served as Secretary of ABVP’s Kalkaji zone. Utkarsh is a pace bowler and has played Under-19 cricket at the district level. He has also completed modeling assignments in Haryana.
For Joint Secretary- Raju Rawat
ABVP’s Joint Secretary candidate, Raju Rawat is a student of MA (Previous) Buddhist Studies, Faculty of Arts, North Campus. He has completed his graduation from Satyawati College. As a popular student leader of North Campus, Raju has actively participated in the movement against corruption and the recent mass protests at Vijay Chowk demanding justice for Damini.
Joint Secretary candidate, Raju has been raising problems of the students coming from all parts of the country to study in Delhi.
Presently, Awan Amana is State Joint Secretary of ABVP-Delhi.
The ABVP nomination has come after the last date that was Wednesday, September 4th, 2013. The election is scheduled to be held on 13th September, 2013.