Students’ polls: Final list of candidates to be out today

Bhubaneswar: The final list of eligible candidates for the students’ union polls in colleges and universities across Odisha will be declared on Tuesday. Similarly, candidates can withdraw their papers between 2 pm to 4 pm today.

According to sources, the final list of candidates will be out at 5 pm on Tuesday.

Amidst a series of campus violence in certain places, filing of nomination papers were held on Monday for the students’ union election.

The candidates filed their nomination papers between 9 am to 12 noon yesterday. Later the papers were scrutinized.
Notably, ‘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.