The ASA-MSF, an alliance of the Ambedkarite Students’ Association and The Muslim Students Federation panel won the polls for the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) Mumbai Students’ Union for 2023-24 winning five of seven posts of the central panel.
ASA’s Atul Ravindra Patil won the presidential post securing 533 votes. He won with a majority of 34 votes over his DSSF rival. Democratic Secular Students Forum, DSSF, is a student body of Hindutva supporters. Left alliance’s Muhammed Yaseen KM and Fraternity’s Mohammed Shehdad were the other presidential candidates.
The post of General Secretary was won by ASA’s Afrah Khanam M who polled 559 votes.
ASA’s Tejas Khaira, MSF’s Mohammad Rafi Khan and ASA’s Archana PK won the seats of Treasure, Literary Secretary and Sports Secretary respectively.
Two seats of the central panel, Vice President and Cultural Secretary, were secured by the alliance of Progressive Students’ Forum (PSF), Adivasi Students’ Forum (ASF) and Northeast Students’ Forum (NESF).
PSF’s Rashmi Maruvada wins the post of Vice President while NESF’s Bembem Jangtei secured the Cultural Secretary post.