DU teacher, farm activist now ready for poll debut with SSM
The Indian Express Delhi|January 22, 2022
PROTEST & POLITICS
RAAKHI JAGGA

TWENTY-NINE-YEAR-OLD Anuroop Kaur Sandhu, who is an assistant professor in Shri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College affiliated to Delhi University, can be seen canvassing in Muktsar villages for the coming Punjab Assembly polls. Sandhu has been fielded by the Samyukt Samaj Morcha (SSM) as its candidate for the February 20 election from the Muktsar constituency.

The SSM, headed by Balbir Singh Rajewal, is a political front launched by 22 farmer unions on December 25 for fighting the Punjab election. Its constituent farmer bodies were part of the Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) that spearheaded the year-long farmers' agitation.

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