SMIU societies’ election held
KARACHI: Annual election of Sindh Madressatul Islam University’s six student societies, including Debating Society, Art Society, Community Service Society, Literary Society, Science Society and Sports Society, were held on Friday under the supervision of Directorate of Students’ Affairs and Placement of SMIU. Seventy four candidates contested for thirty seats (five of each society).
On the election day, SMIU was presenting a look of festivity. All male and female students were enthusiastically involved in the election process. Candidates and their supporters had decorated the election area with panaflexes and banners.
Dr M Ali Shaikh, Vice Chancellor of SMIU also observed the election process. On that occasion, he said that SMIU was the only university in the country which since 2014, just after two years of its elevation to the level of university, had given a democratic right to its students to form societies and conduct elections annually through a transparent democratic process.