A total of 1,796 nominations have been rejected due to errors of different kind, said an Election Commission official.
Maximum 758 nominations out of total 1,833 filed for 104 wards in South Delhi Municipal Corporation, were rejected in scrutiny.
The nomination papers of the four BJP candidates in MCD polls were also cancelled, sources claimed.
The Election Commission, however, could not verify the information regarding cancellation of nomination papers of the four BJP candidates.
BJP sources also claimed that nomination papers of the official candidates of party were also cancelled in Khayala and Wazirpur wards.
However, the "back up" party candidates were there to contest the polls.
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