In Madhya Pradesh, the day of Wednesday, June 22 will be important from the point of view of politics. There will be ‘nom wapsi’ till 3 pm in the run up to the urban body elections. That is, the candidates of Mayor-Council will be able to withdraw the nomination. After this the picture of the candidates who will enter the electoral fray will be clear. In all 16 municipal corporations including Bhopal, Indore, Jabalpur-Gwalior, along with the candidates of BJP-Congress, many rebels are also in the fray for Mayor-Councillor. The same is the case with the councilors in the municipality and the city council. In such a situation, both the parties are engaged in damage control. So that, it does not become a challenge for the rebel candidates of his own party.
Nominations were submitted till June 18. Along with BJP-Congress, candidates and independents of other parties including AAP, BSP, Janata Dal had also submitted their nominations. Among these independent candidates are BJP-Congress leaders who are angry over not getting tickets. To withdraw the nomination from them, the senior leaders of the party are trying hard to get rid of the nomination. Talking about the capital Bhopal, there are 11 candidates for mayor, while 810 nominations were submitted for councilor. Similar situation is in the urban bodies including Indore, Jabalpur, Gwalior, Ujjain, Dewas.
Damage control overnight, leaders engaged
There is a lot of dissatisfaction in both the Congress and BJP parties in Bhopal. Due to not getting tickets, more than 8 former councilors have submitted their resignations. The Youth Congress has also gheraoed the PPC office and the bungalows of senior leaders. On the other hand, the number of dissenters in BJP is also not less. Demonstrations have taken place from BJP office to MP-MLAs.
If the nomination is not returned, then there will be an independent
Many former councilors have filed nominations in the name of the party. If he does not give B form, then automatically he will become independent. Party leaders are engaged to withdraw the nomination from such dissenters. If the damage control continued throughout the night of Tuesday, then from Wednesday morning again the leaders would be busy in persuading the dissenters. The target has been set to celebrate the dissenters by 3 pm.
get election symbols
Nominations will be returned by 3 pm on Wednesday. After that the election symbols will be allotted to the candidates.
Elections will be held in two phases
Elections will be held in 347 urban bodies
Elections will be held in 347 urban bodies of the state. These include 16 municipal corporations, 76 municipalities and 255 municipal councils.
The candidate of the same who gave a jolt to ‘AAP’ in Bhopal
Bhopal Mayor candidate Rani Vishwakarma has given a blow to the Aam Aadmi Party, which is trying its luck for the first time in the urban body elections of Madhya Pradesh. Vishwakarma secretly withdrew the nomination without informing the party leaders.
open rebellion here
BJP leaders came out openly against the mayor candidate in Katni
Rebellion is also coming to the fore after the BJP has declared its mayoral candidate here. BJP has declared Jyoti Vinay Dixit as the candidate for the post of mayor, but two-time BJP councilor and currently district minister of BJP Mahila Morcha Preeti Sanjeev Suri has filed an independent nomination for mayor. Preeti Sanjeev Suri has won the election of councilor from BJP ticket in 2009 and 2014. She has also been the Vice President of Mahila Morcha for about 6 years. Presently Preeti Sanjeev Suri is District Minister in Mahila Morcha. His contesting as an independent may hurt the BJP. However, till June 22, the last date for withdrawal of nominations, the situation will remain in confusion. The situation will be completely clear only after the last date of withdrawal of nominations.
BJP in danger of infighting in Sagar
Here BJP has fielded candidate Sangeeta Sushil Tiwari for the post of mayor of Sagar Municipal Corporation. In Sagar, more than 12 contenders were demanding tickets from the BJP side. In such a situation, some of the claimants who did not get tickets, are looking dissatisfied. At the same time, senior BJP officials are working to persuade him. BJP tried to bring all the dissidents on one platform, but two contenders did not appear on the stage. At the same time, some claimants are seen standing with the BJP. In such a situation, there is a possibility of BJP getting internalized.
Seema Tank, who was 10 councilors in Ratlam, entered the BJP independent field
Here the election of mayor has become more interesting. From here, BJP’s rebel leader Seema Tank has struck a chord. Seema Tank has been a councilor for 10 years. They are said to be effective leaders. Seema is angry with the increasing dynasty in the BJP and not getting tickets in Tank district. Seema Tank has surprised everyone by filing her nomination.
Seema Tank had also presented her claim to the party, but Prahlad Patel got the ticket. Angered by not getting the ticket, Seema Tank had also created a ruckus after reaching Ratlam MLA’s office. After which a case of violation of the code of conduct was also registered against him. In such a situation, the angry Seema Tank is now handling the independent field.
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