Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Oct 14:
College students’ union elections in Odisha for 686 colleges and eight universities are being held today, the polling which started at 8 am in the morning ended at noon. The results will be declared by the evening and felicitation ceremony will take place tomorrow.
After violence during campaigning in Rama Devi women’s College, BJB Autonomous College, and Ravenshaw College, police and authorities are on alert on the D-day.
Elections have been cancelled in Maharishi College, City Women’s College and Rajdhani College in Bhubaneswar, SCS College in Puri and Government College, Dhenkanal.
There have been a rising number of incidents of violence including bomb hurling during during pre-poll campaigning which has been a cause of concern to the authorities.