Kanupriya (PU’s President 2018) Age, Family, Caste, Biography & More
Bio/Wiki Full NameKanu Priya Devgan NicknamesRabia, Kannu Profession(s)Student, Activist Famous ForBeing the first woman President of Panjab University Campus Students’ Council 2018 (PUCSC) Physical Stats & More Height (approx.)in centimeters- 168 cm in meters- 1.68 m in feet inches- 5’ 6” Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 50 kg in pounds- 110 lbs Eye ColourBlack Hair ColourBlack Personal Life Date of BirthYear, 1996 Age (as in 2018) 22 Years BirthplacePatti, District Tarn Taran , Punjab, India NationalityIndian HometownPatti, District Tarn Taran , Punjab, India Schools• Sacred Heart Convent School, Delhi • St Thomas Senior Secondary, Ludhiana, Punjab UniversityPanjab University, Chandigarh Educational QualificationPursuing M.Sc. Zoology 2nd year (2018) ReligionHinduism CasteBrahmin Political IdeologyLeft HobbiesPhotography Boys, Affairs, and More Marital StatusUnmarried Affairs/BoyfriendsNot Known Family ParentsFather- Pawan Kumar (Manager in a Highway Industry) Mother- Chandar Sudha Rani (Nurse)
Some Lesser Known Facts About Kanupriya
On 6 September 2018, Kanupriya became the first women President of ‘Panjab University Campus Students’ Council’ (PUCSC) where she secured 2802 votes.
Kanupriya- First Women President of PUCSC
She is the only girl who has stood for the post of President against five male candidates of ABVP, SOI, NSUI, PUSU, and Punjab Students Union (Lalkaar).
Kanupriya defeated his nearest competitor Ashish Rana of ‘ABVP’ by 719 votes whereas NOTA was higher than winning margin.
She is not only the first women president of Panjab University but also of the ‘Students For Society’ (SFS) party.
Kanupriya campaign for SFS
Kanupriya joined the university in the year 2014, and in 2015, her party SFS fought against a sexual harassment case.
In 2016, she worked as an Ed (emergency department) support volunteer at ‘Make A Difference’ (mobilizes the young leaders to ensures equitable outcomes for children in shelters across India).
After the victory, Kanupriya said that she will not allow- fee hike, privatisation, any gheri route, singers who denigrate women in their songs at cultural functions and will allow 24-hour open girl’s hostels.
During the victory celebration, she issued a warning to the vice-chancellor, Prof. Raj Kumar, asking him not to interfere in the student’s council work.
Kanupriya celebrating victory with SFS members and supporters
Kanupriya does not believe in casteism that is why she doesn’t use her surname.
She is an avid dog lover.
Kanupriya- Dog Lover