The election of six members for the Mayor, Deputy Mayor and Standing Committee of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) (MCD Mayor Election) will be held on January 6 at the Civic Center. The Congress has announced not to participate in this election. Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee President Anil Kumar announced this. He said that the people of Delhi have supported the Congress against the BJP and the Aam Aadmi Party, respecting which the party will keep distance from the election of Mayor, Deputy Mayor and Standing Committee. He said that if the people of Delhi gave majority to Kejriwal’s party, then Kejriwal should be made his mayor and serve the people of Delhi.
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This time 9 Congress councilors have won the Delhi Municipal Corporation elections. The Congress has appointed Nazia Danish as the leader of the Congress party in the MCD, Sheetal as the deputy leader and Shagufta Chowdhary as the Chief Whip of the Congress party in the corporation through a democratic process. Anil Kumar said that the public will raise its voice against the anti-people decisions of the BJP and the Aam Aadmi Party in the corporator house of the Congress.
Will continue to raise voice for the welfare of Delhiites
Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee President Anil Kumar said, ‘The Congress party will raise the voice of the people against the wrong policies of the combined power of the Aam Aadmi Party and the BJP to protect the interests and rights of the people in the Corporation House. The party has always been raising its voice against the one-sided thinking of the BJP and the Aam Aadmi Party. In future also, the Congress will fight for the welfare and rights of Delhiites in the corporation house and outside the house according to its ideology.
Voting will be held from 11 am
Election of MCD mayor, deputy mayor and 6 members of the standing committee is to be held on Friday. All the preparations related to this have been completed and first of all the councilors who won the MCD elections will be administered the oath of office and secrecy. Immediately after this, the election process for the election of MCD Mayor and Deputy Mayor will start through ballot which will be held from 11 am. On the fourth floor of the Civic Centre, seating arrangements have been made for 300 people including officers, councillors, MPs and MLAs in the House premises. Councilor supporters of any party will not be allowed inside the premises.
AAP registered victory in 134 wards
In the 250 wards of the MCD elections, the Aam Aadmi Party had won 134 wards, ending the BJP’s 15-year rule in the municipal corporation. Along with this, BJP had won only 104 wards in this election and the voting councilors who can vote are 250 elected councilors. Among the MPs, 7 Lok Sabha MPs, 3 Rajya Sabha MPs, 14 MLAs among the nominated people who have been made with the consent of the Speaker of the Delhi Legislative Assembly. Altogether, only 274 people will be voters in the Mayor and Deputy Mayor elections to be held tomorrow.
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