On Tuesday, the Union Ministry of Home Affairs issued and placed the draft notification to alter the boundaries of MCD wards on the website of the State Election Commission.
The Municipal Corporation of Delhi is now one entity, with the Centre on Tuesday notifying the Delhi Municipal Corporation (Amendment) Act, 2022, to reunify the three corporations.
The opposition leaders questioned the timing of the Bill, saying it came just before the announcement of the elections to the Delhi municipal corporations, in which the BJP fears losing to the AAP.
"The BJP says it is the biggest political party in the world but it got scared by a small party and a small election. I dare the BJP for timely MCD polls," he said.
The postponing of the MCD polls inadvertently has given a breather to the Congress high command.
AAP said that it's latest campaign will remind people of BJP’s incompetence and how the saffron party intimidated the Election Commission.
Manish Sisodia alleged that the state election commission of Delhi has 'withheld' the dates for civic polls in the national capital, under pressure from the BJP at the Centre.
Ilmi, however, was not game with the AAP exodus to BJP saying that the deflecting leaders were simply being opportunistic
Kejriwal took on the State EC claiming that reports of faulty EVMs were pouring in from across the national capital on polling day.
Some people could not vote because their names were missing from the voters list.
Annoyed over the delay in sending poll percentage by the officials concerned, the SEC has decided to issue memo to them.
The two wards are Maujpur in East Delhi and Sarai Pipal in North Delhi, both candidates belonged to the Samajwadi Party.