Chandrabhaga Hostel

Chandrabhaga Hostel is one of the 18 hostels of the JNU, and is located in the western part of Pachimabad–II. It is a co-ed hostel that started functioning in 2004. Girl’s wing has two blocs with three floors each. Boy’s wing also has two blocs with three floors each. The hostel has a total of 204 rooms: 102 for girls and 102 for boys. It also has two dormitories for girls with a total strength of 40 beds.

 

The Hostel has only double seated rooms. Each resident is provided with study table, chair, bed, and a book shelf. Each room has two built-in cupboards with doors. Water coolers are installed at appropriate points in the building to provide cool and filtered safe drinking water to the residents. In bathrooms, toilets and mess there is a 24 hour water supply. The hostel offers mess facility throughout the year. The residents are served delicious, healthy and nutritious food at a very mess fee. The mess is privately managed by a contractor on no-profit no-less basis. The functioning of the mess involves active participation of the students. Mess committee consists of six students are elected by the residents. They collectively decide the Menu and other issues of the Mess, and are in constant touch with the residents to take their feedback on the quality of the food served. By turn, one out of the six Mess Committee members acts as the Mess Secretary for a period of one month to be succeeded by another member. The Mess Warden, as the ex-officio- Chairperson of the Mess Committee, oversees the functioning of the mess. Anything pertaining to mess is discussed and decided in the regular monthly mess committee meetings. The hostel has a tea stall, and a laundry facility for the residents within its premises.

 

The hostel provides a gymnasium and a television room each for girls and boys wing. Reading room and visitor’s room are common for the residents. The residents are also provided with adequate sporting facilities. The hotel has table tennis table, badminton court and volley ball ground. It seeks to provide an excellent study and cordial social environment to the residents.

 

The hostel is built in such a way that the residents get natural light and ventilation. There is a beautiful green lawn surrounded by trees like amaltash, neem, keekar, etc in front of the hostel. The residents can be seen sitting in groups in lawn in the evening, discussing and debating. A beautiful garden with varieties of flowers decorates the main entrance of the hostel. The hostel is surrounded by two other hostels namely Lohit and Shipra on the northern side and Multi-storied residential flats on the Southern side of the Pachimabad II. Behind the hostel lies a lush green jungle with neelgais, rabbits, peacocks, and varieties of other flora and fauna.

 

 

OFFICE STAFF

 

DESIGNATION

NAME 

OFFICE IN CHARGE

KULDEEP CHANDER

CASHIER

KRISHAN KUMAR

CARETAKER

VINOD DAVID

MALI

RAJU SAW

MESSENGER

AWADH KUMARI

 

MESS STAFF

 

S.NO

DESIGNATION

  NAME

01.  

MESS MANAGER

PRASHANT KUMAR JHA

02.

MESS MANAGER

SUBASH CHANDER

03.

COOK

LAKHAN SAW

04.

COOK

PREM BALLABH

05.  

COOK

OM PRAKASH NIRMAL

06.  

COOK

MOHAN SAW

07.  

COOK

BHUPENDER SINGH

08.  

COOK

YASHPAL SINGH

09  

HELPER

AMITA SARDAR

10

HELPER

SUSHILA DEVI

11.

HELPER

P.S.RANA

12.  

HELPER

SUMIT KUMAR

13.  

HELPER

DILIP RAJAK

14.  

HELPER

NIKIL KUMAR

15.  

HELPER

RAJ KUMAR

16  

HELPER

SURENDRA YADAV

17

HELPER

SALIM ANSARI

18

HELPER

POSHANT SARKAR

19  

HELPER

DHARMENDER

20  

HELPER

RANJAN PRASAD

21  

HELPER

DINESH RANA

 

SANITATION STAFF (SAFAI KARAMCHARI)

 

S.No.

DESIGNATION

NAME

01

SANITARY SUPERTVISOR

VANDANA KUMARI

02

SAFAI KARAMCHARI

SANGEETHA

03

SAFAI KARAMCHARI

ASHA

04

SAFAI KARAMCHARI

KAMLESH

05

SAFAI KARAMCHARI

SUSHILA

06

SAFAI KARAMCHARI

RAKESH

07

SAFAI KARAMCHARI

YASHPAL

08

SAFAI KARAMCHARI

VINOD

09

SAFAI KARAMCHARI

SUBASH

 

Wardens