By Shivani Kapoor - November 20, 2022
New Delhi16 minutes ago
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will hold 14 roadshows in the national capital today i.e. on Sunday regarding the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) elections. These power-packed roadshows are being organized in different districts. These road shows will be led by 14 big leaders of the party. Delhi CM Kejriwal has taunted the BJP regarding this.
Kejriwal tweeted- Today BJP is going to attack Delhi. Many of their kings and emperors are attacking Delhi from all sides with their armies. But just as till now the people of Delhi bravely faced the attacks of BJP and its LG, similarly today also the people of Delhi will give a befitting reply to them.
Big leaders of BJP will lead the road show
Union Ministers Rajnath Singh, Meenakshi Lekhi, Jitendra Singh, Hardeep Puri Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, BJP President JP Nadda, Himachal CM Jairam Thakur, Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma, Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar, Delhi BJP President Adesh Gupta, North State BJP President Bhupendra Chaudhary and Uttarakhand CM Pushkar Singh Dhami. Apart from this, other party MPs Ramesh Bidhuri, Gautam Gambhir, Manoj Tiwari, BJP national spokesperson Sambit Patra and Dinesh Lal Yadav will also participate in the road show.
Road show will be held from 4 to 6 pm
According to BJP sources, the roadshow will be held from 4 to 6 pm. BJP is focusing on area wise dedicated leaders to garner maximum votes in its favour. According to media reports, there are 250-250 valid candidates from BJP and AAP in MCD elections. At the same time, three nominations of Congress were cancelled, Congress is contesting only on 247 seats.
Kejriwal’s public dialogue in Karol Bagh today
CM Kejriwal will hold a public dialogue with the people at a Nukkad Sabha in Karol Bagh today. He himself gave this information by tweeting. He wrote- Today I will hold a public dialogue in Karol Bagh. What do people want, what is in their heart? Together with everyone, we will make the Delhi of people’s dreams.
Earlier on Saturday, Delhi’s Deputy CM Manish Sisodia gave an important message to the people of Delhi. He said- If you elect a BJP councilor by mistake in the MCD elections, he will fight with Kejriwal ji 24×7 and stop all your work. Kejriwal ji is the MLA, so the councilor is also to be chosen by Kejriwal who will get all your work done.
Voting will be held on December 4
Elections for 250 wards of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) will be held on December 4. On December 7, the counting of votes will take place and the result will come. Earlier these elections were to be held in April, but due to the decision of integration of the three corporations, the elections were delayed. November 14 was the last date for filing nominations for the MCD elections.
There will be more than 50 thousand EVMs for the election
Votes will be cast from EVMs in all 250 wards of Delhi. For this, more than 50 thousand EVMs have been kept. For the convenience of voters, more than one lakh employees will be deployed in the elections. There will be 250 AROs, 2 thousand Sector Magistrates in the election. 68 General Observers will be deployed.
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