Tribune News Service
Amritsar, June 12
After scrutiny of nomination papers for bypolls of two Municipal Corporation wards, eight candidates are in the fray. As many as five persons had filed their nominations for ward number 50. Now, four candidates, including Rajbir Kaur of the Congress, Rajkumar Judo of the BJP and Vishal Joshi of Aam Aadmi Party are in the poll arena from ward number 50.
Four persons have filed papers from ward number 71. No nomination has been cancelled during scrutiny. The fight is mainly between Congress’ Gurmeet Kaur and Jinder of the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD). Another candidate, Jaswant Kaur, is also in fray.
Tomorrow is the last day to withdraw candidature. The byelections are scheduled to held on June 21.
Meanwhile, candidates are busy trying to woo voters to franchise in their favour.
Zirakpur MC had sought police protection for drive
In a pioneering surgery, doctors use newborn’s kidneys to sa...
Pepped by Delhi win, party’s city cadre raring to go
High drama at mall after tiff with wife
MC to spend as UT fails to respond; Feb 25 meet to take call
Beat Punjab Football Club, Mohali, 2-1 in final of club cate...
State panel slaps penalty of Rs5,000 on Executive Officer o...