Nomination for students’ poll today

Bhubaneswar: Amidst a series of campus violence in certain places, filing of nomination papers will be held today for the students’ union election in colleges and universities across Odisha.

While the candidates will file nomination papers between 9 am and 12 noon and papers will be scrutinized between 2 pm and 4 pm. Similarly,candidates can withdraw their papers between 2 and 4 pm tomorrow after the list was published at 11 am. The final list of candidates will be out at 5 pm, sources said.

‘Why I stand for’ meeting will be held on October 13.

Votes will be counted and the election results will be declared on the day of polling on October 14. The elected candidates will take oath on October 15, official sources said.