New Delhi, April 2: Delhi Congress on Saturday night declared its first list of 140 candidates for the upcoming civic polls.
The Names of the rest of the candidates for the 272-member municipal corporations would be announced Today, Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken tweeted.
Following is the 1st List of 140 Congress Candidates for Municipal Elections in Delhi. Rest would be declared tomorrow. All the Best! pic.twitter.com/IsWDNYMmp4
— Ajay Maken (@ajaymaken) April 1, 2017
Twenty-one among the 140 candidates are sitting councilors.
The Bharatiya Janata Party, which is yet to announce its candidates, had earlier said that it would not give tickets to any of the sitting councilors.
The voting for the three municipal corporations — east, south and north Delhi — would be held on April 23 and the results would be declared on April 26.
The last date for filing nominations is April 3 (Monday).