The Central Executive Committee of the Students’ Federation of India congratulates the students of Himachal Pradesh and the state unit of SFI for registering an impressive victory in the SCA elections. The elections were held on 23rd of August.
Out of the 300 panel pots throughout the state SFI candidates have been victorious in 102. Himachal Pradesh University once again confirmed itself to be a bastion of SFI. Out of the 49 Department Representatives SFI candidates won in 46. ABVP with 2 has been the nearest finisher!!! NSUI won 1 DR post. In the four central posts SFI panel registered its e…
The 10-day long indefinite hunger strike for the fulfillment of various important demands of the student community was called off on 2 November, after the JNUSU reached an ‘agreement of understanding’ with the administration. Among the demands were the reduction in the weightage given to viva voce in the JNU entrance test, provision of deprivation points to backward minorities, building of new hostels, increase in MCM scholarships and other demands. While a few demands have been met (assurances regarding some of the most important among them, concerning the autonomy of the GSCASH and student r…