Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Friday announced that student body elections would be conducted in the State from the coming academic session.

He was addressing a convention of National Students Union of India (NSUI), held here at Medical College Auditorium.

The Chief Minister also declared to withdraw politically motivated cases against politicians in the state.

In a bid to fulfill the poll promise of generating and providing employment, he also declared of filling the vacant 54,000 posts of Shikshakarmis in the state.

Baghel stressed on following the academic calendar strictly in the academic institutions and universities of the state.

Already the process of recruiting Assistant Professors has been initiated by the government which would enhance the quality of education in the state’s colleges, he said.