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No Student Union Poll In Utkal University This Year

Bhubaneswar, October 1: After a long debate between the administration and students of Utkal University, the PG Council meeting today chaired by the PG Council Chairman, Ranjan Kumar Bal, decided to null the Students' poll this year.

"We had conducted an urgent meeting today to take a call on the varsity poll. Yesterday the advisory body had met to discuss on the issue. In the meeting it was unanimously decided that no elections would be held this year".

"We took some time to observe the varsity situation as it was felt that the campus was tense ever since we decided to cancel the polls. Besides, law and order situation has remain unchanged in the campus as well. Hence our earlier decision stands and there will be no election this year," added Bal.

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