The Sentinel
All Assam Students Union (AASU)
23 Nov, 2020
All Assam Students' Union or AASU is a students' organisation of Assam, India.
Among other things, AASU is known for spearheading the Assam Movement against illegal immigrants from Bangladesh.
All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) president Dipanka Kumar Nath has been reelected as the president.
Shankarjyoti Baruah has been named as the new general secretary of the students’ body.
AASU general secretary Lurinjyoti Gogoi resigned from the students’ body.
Lurinjyoti Gogoi is likely to join the newly floated political party, Asom Jatiya Parishad (AJP).
AASU chief adviser Samujjal Bhattacharyya will remain associated with the students’ body on request.
AASU-AJYCP recently floated the political party Asom Jatiyo Parishad ahead of 2021 polls.