Dalit Students’ Union (DSU), University of Hyderabad was established in the year 1996. But, the formal inauguration took place on 19 August, 1997, at Dr B R Ambedkar Auditorium on the University Campus. The following is the list of Presidents’ who served the Union. All the following persons served the Union one after the other. But, we are having record from Dr Ravi V M’s tenure in chronological order. Dr Devarapalli Satish Babu served the Union for longer duration than most of the others, in various capacities like President, Convener, etc.
Mrs Rani V was the Vice President during Mr Sukanna’s Presidential tenure. But, as Mr Sukanna left to Ethiopia, as an English faculty, she acted as the In-charge President for the rest of the tenure. Mrs Rani was the first women President to head any student organization on the entire University Campus.
List of the ‘Dalit Students’ Union (DSU)’, University of Hyderabad Presidents
- Mr. Katti Kalyan
- M r Raju K V N
- Mr Baran Basu
- Dr. Devarapalli Satish Babu
- Dr. Akumarthi Nageswara Rao
- 2004 – 2005 Dr. Ravi Kumar V M– History
- 2005 – 2006 – Mr. Gurajala Ravi
- 2006 – 2007 – Mr. Digumarthi Suresh Kumar
- 2007 – 2008 – Mr. Praveen Veluvolu
- 2008 – 2009 – Mr. Siluveru Harinadh
- 2009 – 2010 – Mr. Sunkanna/ Mrs Rani V
- 2010 – 2011 – Mr. Munnangi Prasanth Kumar
- 2011 – 2012 – Mr Santhi Swaroop Sirapangi