The higher education department on Wednesday announced the dates for Rajasthan Student Union Election 2019. The voter’s list will be released on August 19. The timings of the polling will be from 8 am to 1 pm
As per the election schedule, the voting will take place on August 27 in a single phase, while the counting of votes will begin the very next day of polling. Counting will be done on August 28 at 11 am. The elections are being conducted in one phase so that classes don’t get disrupted and the law enforcement agencies don’t have to dedicate more than the necessary resources.
According to a senior department officer, “The election process will begin on August 19. ABVP and NSUI both the union groups have started their preparations. The voting will take place simultaneously across the state.”
Schedule of Rajasthan Student Union Elections 2019
|August 19||Publication of voter lists|
|August 20||The last date for submission of objections on voter lists|
|August 21||The final publication of voters list|
|August 22||The last date for nominations|
|August 22||The last date for submitting objections on nominations|
|August 23||Publication of the final list of candidates|
|August 23||Last date of withdrawing nominations|
|August 23||The last date for releasing the final list of candidates|
|August 28||Counting of votes and results to be announced.|
The student leaders and their supporters have about 20 days of campaigning. Some student leaders have already started campaigning at Rajasthan University and its constituent colleges, including Rajasthan College, Maharaja College, Maharani College, and Commerce College.
The police have geared up their security arrangements. JMC teams are also at a watch on student leaders and their supporters who are indulging in defacing public properties with election materials such as posters and banners.
The police on Wednesday seized over 20 vehicles for carrying campaigning material and sticks. The Rajasthan University administration served notice on 12 student leaders for defacing public properties in and around the Rajasthan University campus.