Delhi Polls: Congress Fields Romesh Sabharwal Against Arvind Kejriwal In 2nd List

The party has already released a list of 54 candidates on Saturday. The last day for filing of nominations is today.

Delhi Polls: Congress Fields Romesh Sabharwal Against Arvind Kejriwal In 2nd List

In a first, Congress will contest the Delhi polls in alliance with another party (Representational)

New Delhi:

The Congress on Monday released a list of seven more candidates for the Delhi Assembly polls, fielding Romesh Sabharwal from the New Delhi seat against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.

The party has already released a list of 54 candidates on Saturday. The last day for filing of nominations is today.

Apart from Mr Sabharwal, the other candidates in the list are Raminder Singh Bamrah from Tilak Nagar, Rocky Tuseed from Rajinder Nagar, Pramod Kumar Yadav from Badarpur, Amareesh Goutham from Kondli (SC), Bhisham Sharma from Ghonda and Arbind Singh from Karawal Nagar.

The Congress, which ruled the city for three consecutive terms from 1998 to 2013, will for the first time contest the Delhi Assembly polls in alliance with another party. It has left four seats for its ally the Rashtriya Janata Dal.

Polling in the Delhi assembly election will be held on February 8 and the results will be declared on February 11.

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