New Delhi, January 21
After the BJP released its second list of candidates and fielded Sunil Yadav against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal from the New Delhi Assembly seat, the ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) said the saffron party had surrendered before the polls.
“Going by this list and BJP candidate against CM Kejriwal, it seems BJP has surrendered,” AAP spokesperson Saurabh Bharadwaj tweeted on Tuesday.
He said the ruling AAP would win all 70 seats in the February 8 Assembly election.
Opinion: Hit by sobering realities, AAP not brash now, writes Saba Naqvi
On Monday night, the BJP released its final list and named Sunil Yadav from the New Delhi Assembly constituency.
Yadav is a young face, who is the state president of the Delhi unit of the BJP’s Yuva Morcha--Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha.
The saffron party is banking on his youth appeal while putting him against one of the most formidable candidates of this poll season--Kejriwal. IANS
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