Panjab University student polls: Congress leaders congratulate NSUI for winning 3 key posts
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Panjab University student polls: Congress leaders congratulate NSUI for winning 3 key posts

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh, senior Congress leader and former Union minister Pawan Kumar Bansal, and Congress MP Pratap Singh Bajwa congratulated the NSUI for winning 3 posts.

punjab Updated: Sep 07, 2017 22:33 IST
Hadif Nisar
Hadif Nisar
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh
PU polls,Panjab university news,Amarinder Singhy
Celebrations at Panjab University after NSUI’s victory on Thursday.(HT Photo)

Congress leaders congratulated the National Students Union of India (NSUI) for winning three key posts in the Panjab University polls, the results of which were declared on Thursday.

Jashan Kamboj of the NSUI was elected as the president, while the posts of vice-president and general secretary were also won by the NSUI candidates.

Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh took to Twitter and congratulated the NSUI.

“I congratulate team @nsui for their huge victory in the Punjab University polls. #PUpolls2017 (sic),” wrote Amarinder.

Former Union minister Pawan Kumar Bansal also congratulated NSUI for winning the top three posts and termed it as a result of positive work for student cause.

Bansal tweeted, “Heartiest congratulations to @nsui for winning top 3 posts in PU Students Council polls. Result of consistent, positive work for student cause (sic).”

Also congratulating NSUI was member parliament Partap Singh Bajwa who called it a ‘sweeping victory’.

“Congratulations @nsui on a sweeping victory in Punjab University student council polls,” wrote Bajwa on his Twitter profile.

A congratulatory tweet also poured in from the official Twitter handle of Congress.

“Congratulations @nsui on a sweeping win! Highly commendable efforts have achieved this deserved victory (sic).”

The NSUI also lauded the efforts of their Panjab University panel and congratulated them for winning three out of four seats in the Panjab University student elections.

“Congratulations to NSUI panel of Panjab University Students Union Election on winning 3 out of 4 seats (sic),” tweeted the official handle of NSUI.

First Published: Sep 07, 2017 22:08 IST