New Delhi, Feb 18: The results of the Patna University students union (PUSU) elections were declared late on Saturday. Divyanshu, who contested as an independent candidate after denial of ticket by the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) has registered thumping victory in the students’ body election. Also Read - Jagat Prakash Nadda: Low-profile Leader Who Rose Through The Ranks to Become BJP's National President

As per the reports, Divyanshu won the election by a margin of only 112 votes, with 1862 votes in his favour and his nearest rival, Jan Adhikar Party’s Gautam Kumar getting 1750 votes. The second runner-up for the position of president was Mitu Kumari of AISA-AISF, who bagged 1168 votes. Also Read - JNU Violence: 'Not Me,' ABVP's Komal Sharma Denies Being Masked Woman in Viral Video, Approaches NCW

ABVP’s Yoshita Patwardhan bagged the vice president seat by defeating Anushka Arya of AISA-AISF by more than 850 votes. Also Read - JNU Violence: Delhi Police Identifies Masked Woman in Viral Video as DU Student, Asks Her to Join Probe