Patna University elections were dominated by Jan Adhikar Party with winning of its candidate Manish Kumar and Aamir Raza on the post of president and joint secretary, respectively.
BJP-affiliated Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad failed to perform well in the election as the ABVP managed to win only the secretary post. This is the worst performance of the ABVP in the PUSU election since 2012. Priyanka Srivastava of ABVP won the Secretary post. The student’s wing of ruling Janata Dal (United) failed to win even one seat.
The PUSU election was held on Saturday, December 7 amid three-layered security put in place by the university administration. As per a previous announcement by Patna University Vice-Chancellor Rash Bihari Prasad Singh, the polling began at 8 am and continued till 2 PM.