1. Home
  2. Politics
  3. Delhi MCD polls 2022: Former AAP councillor climbs transmission tower after ticket denied

Delhi MCD polls 2022: Former AAP councillor climbs transmission tower after ticket denied

New Delhi: Annoyed over not getting a ticket for the Delhi Municipal Corporation (MCD) elections, former AAP councilor Haseeb-ul-Hasan climbed the transmission tower near Shastri Park metro station on Sunday. He accused the big leaders of the party of cheating. Haseeb said that his ticket was canceled at the last minute and someone else's name was given in his place. However, after some time he was taken down from the tower

By Priyanka Verma 
Updated Date

New Delhi: Annoyed over not getting a ticket for the Delhi Municipal Corporation (MCD) elections, former AAP councilor Haseeb-ul-Hasan climbed the transmission tower near Shastri Park metro station on Sunday. He accused the big leaders of the party of cheating. Haseeb said that his ticket was canceled at the last minute and someone else’s name was given in his place. However, after some time he was taken down from the tower.

Also Read :- System crash at Mumbai Airport Terminal 2, passengers stuck in long queues

After getting down from the tower, Hasan said – The party is scared of the media. This is your victory, now I will file nomination tomorrow. If you people had not come then AAP leaders Sanjay Singh, Durgesh Pathak, Atishi would never have returned my papers. My papers were kept under conspiracy. He accused that Sanjay Singh, Durgesh Pathak, Atishi all three are corrupt, they have sold tickets for Rs 2-3 crore.

Hasan live-streamed the incident of climbing the tower on social media. He said- If anything happens to me today, then Aam Aadmi Party’s Durgesh Pathak and Atishi ji will be responsible for my death, because these people have deposited my documents, even pass book. Tomorrow is the last day of nomination. The party is not giving back the paper even after my repeated requests. If you didn’t want to give the ticket, don’t give it, but at least return the papers.

Earlier in March 2022, a video of Haseeb ul Hasan has gone viral. In this, he himself was seen getting into the drain and cleaning it. He said that the drain was overflowing due to lack of cleanliness. The drain was not cleaned even after repeated complaints, after which he decided to clean it himself. After cleaning, people bathed him with milk.

The Aam Aadmi Party has so far fielded 250 candidates. The first list of 133 candidates was released on 11 November. The second list of 117 candidates was released on 12 November. According to the party, more than 20,000 AAP workers had applied for tickets to contest the MCD elections. Let us tell you that the party first conducted a survey regarding the workers who applied and then took feedback from the public. Based on this, tickets were given.

Also Read :- Shraddha Murder case: Accused Aaftab Poonawala's Narco test successfully completed

Aam Aadmi Party has released its manifesto for the Delhi Municipal Corporation elections. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has given 10 big guarantees to the people of Delhi regarding the elections. In this, promises have been made like providing better facilities in roads, schools, hospitals in Delhi. Apart from this, the Aam Aadmi Party has given a guarantee to end the mountain of garbage and corruption in Delhi.

Voting for Delhi Municipal Corporation elections is to be held on December 4, counting of votes will be done on December 7 and result will come. Earlier these elections were to be held in April, but due to the decision of amalgamation of the three corporations, the elections were delayed. November 14 has been fixed as the last date for filing nominations for the MCD elections.

Further reading:
For the latest news and reviews, follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter पर फॉलो करे...