The Aam Aadmi Party have released its list of 70 candidates for the Delhi assembly polls to be held next month.
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) releases the list of candidates for #DelhiElections2020. Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to contest from New Delhi, Deputy CM Manish Sisodia to contest from Patparganj. pic.twitter.com/Blkm5JX2tD
— ANI (@ANI) January 14, 2020
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will contest from the New Delhi assembly seat while his deputy Manish Sisodia from the Patparganj assembly seat, the party’s Political Affairs Committee said.
According to Deputy CM & AAP leader, Manish Sisodia , 46 sitting MLAs have been given tickets, 15 sitting MLAs have been replaced, 9 seats that were vacant have been given to new candidates. Last time 6 women were given tickets by AAP, this time 8 women have been given tickets
Delhi will go to polls on February 8 and the counting of votes will take place on February 11.