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Delhi MCD elections 2017: BJP brings out big guns for polls

The BJP has lined up all its Union ministers, along with chief ministers, to campaign in the upcoming municipal polls. The party has prepared a list of star campaigners which include Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley, Information and Broadcasting Minister M Venkaiah Naidu, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari, along with Vijay Goel, Jitendra Singh, Sanjeev Balyan, Smriti Irani, Radha Mohan Singh and Ravi Shankar Prasad.

Delhi MCD elections 2017: Kejriwal, Sisodia lead AAP to polls

Taking a dig at the BJP and the Congress for roping in their national leadership to campaign for the upcoming municipal polls, the Aam Aadmi Party Tuesday maintained that it will contest on local issues with leaders from the capital campaigning for the party. The party finalised the schedules of its star campaigners – Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Deputy CM Manish Sisodia – among other leaders.

AAP siding with ‘anti-national’ forces: BJP leader

The BJP hit out at the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in Delhi on Tuesday for inviting lawyer and historian AG Noorani to the Shaheedi Diwas function, held on the Legislative Assembly premises, and accused it of "siding" with "anti-national" forces. Leader of Opposition in the Delhi Assembly Vijender Gupta, who attended the function on March 23, dubbed Noorani as a "pro-Pakistan" person who "is in favour" of a plebiscite in Kashmir.