Chandigarh, January 25, 2021 (Yes Punjab News)
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday released another list of candidates for the forthcoming Municipal Corporation, Municipal Committee and Nagar Panchayat elections in the state.
In a joint statement issued from the party headquarters, AAP’s state incharge and MLA from Delhi Jarnail Singh and state president and MP Bhagwant Mann said that the party has intensified its preparations for the forthcoming municipal bodies’ elections and has announced another list of 121 candidates in 20 municipal bodies.
The leaders said that the contestants for the municipal elections were announced for local bodies in Rayya, Sultanpur Lodhi, Kotkapura, Moga, Patran, Malerkotla, Dera Bassi, Mandi Gobindgarh, Jaitu, Faridkot, Amargarh, Ahmedgarh, Zirakpur, Sri Hargobindpur, Guru Har Sahai, Zira, Maur, Muktsar, Bhikhiwind and Jandiala Guru.
The AAP leaders said that it was an opportunity for the people this time to bring change in the cities by electing their councillors among the people, who would work for the people.
They said that crores of rupees were being swindled in Municipal Corporations and Municipal Committees and to prevent such corruption, it was imperative that an educated and competent person be elected as people’s representative.
“With the party’s election symbol ‘broom’, political filth and contamination in the sanitation system would be cleaned from the streets,” added the leaders. They said that the Aam Aadmi Party has fielded candidates who would serve the people, are honest, educated and intelligent.