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The President shall execute the mandate given by the students council and look after the

day to day work of the union.



Article 6. General Secretary
(i) There will be a General Secretary elected by students of the University in the manner

outlined in Part IV.

(ii) The term of the General Secretary shall be 1 year. This term can be extended in
accordance with the provision contained in Part IV.

(iii) The General Secretary shall aid and advice the President in his/ her day to day work. He/
she in consultation with the President, will be responsible for calling the regular meeting

of the students council and keeping the record of minutes of the meeting.

(iv) The General Secretary is debarred from chairing the meeting of the student council by
virtue of his/ her office.



Article 7. Vice-President
(i) There will be a Vice-President directly elected by students of the University in the

manner outlined in Part IV of the constitution.

(ii) The term of the Vice-President will be 1 year. This term can be extended in accordance
with the provisions outlined in Part IV.

(iii) The Vice-President will aid and advice the President in his/ her day to day work. He/ she
will officiate as the President in the absence of the President.



Article 8. Joint Secretary
(i) There will be a Joint Secretary directly elected by the students of the University in the

manner outlined in Part IV of the constitution.

(ii) The term of the Joint Secretary shall be for the period of 1 year. The term can be extended
in accordance with provisions outlined in Part IV.

(iii) The Joint Secretary will aid and advice the General Secretary in his/ her day to day
activities. He/ she will officiate as General Secretary in the absence of the General

Secretary.

(iv) The Joint Secretary is debarred from chairing the meetings of the students council by
virtue of his/ her office.





PART-III

GENERAL BODIES AND FINANCE



Article 9. School General Body
(i) Each school shall have a general body consisting of all full-time students of the school.

This is the sovereign body of all students of the School and the ultimate decision-making

body as regards affairs of each school. The body will give decisions to the student

councillors of the school.

(ii) The School General Body shall be convened at least twice a semester, to give decision to
the councillors. Three days’ notice is necessary for calling an ordinary General Body

Meeting.

(iii) The Quorum for its meetings shall be 1/6 of the total membership of the school.
(iv) The students’ councillors of each school will elect a convenor from among themselves for

the whole term to convene and call meetings. In case of a tie, General Body will be

consulted.

(v) In exceptional circumstances the meetings of the General Body can be convened with a
24 hours notice by the President and General Secretary. It can also be requisitioned by

1/10 of the General Body. This should be addressed to the convenor of the school. Such a

meeting should be convened within 48 hours (excluding holidays) of the receipt of such a

demand with a 24 hours notice.

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