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TMC extends support to student union elections

Alleging that neither the Congress, nor the other parties are serious about holding students' union elections in the state, North India head of All-India Trinamool Congress and Rajya Sabha member KD Singh said in a statement released here on Wednesday that his party was in favour of the elections.

india Updated: Sep 18, 2013 18:38 IST
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Alleging that neither the Congress, nor the other parties are serious about holding students' union elections in the state, North India head of All-India Trinamool Congress and Rajya Sabha member KD Singh said in a statement released here on Wednesday that his party was in favour of the elections.


Terming it a "well-planned conspiracy" to deprive students of an opportunity to take to politics in a big way and contribute to nation-building, he said, "This is nothing but a brazen attempt to keep the 15 lakh-odd students away from the elections and to prevent them from exercising their democratic rights.