Kathmandu : The Free Students Union (FSU) election at Ratna Rajya (RR) Campus is underway as it was postponed for two times due to the disputes seen among the student organizations.
According to campus Chief Dr Nirmala Kumari Suwal, the election was held as per the order of the Supreme Court.
According to the latest update, around 1,000 votes have been cast and the voting is underway peacefully.
The student wing All Nepal National Free Student Union (ANNFSU) close to CPN (UML) and Nepal Students Union (NSU) close to Nepali Congress are in the election race while ANNISU-R has boycotted the election.
ANNISU-R chair Narendra Neupane shared that they boycotted the election as it was held against the local poll code of conduct.
Meanwhile, two petrol bombs were found in the campus premises but no injuries were reported due to it.
According to the SSP of Kathmandu, Chhabi Joshi, the police have beefed up security for the student union election.