Municipal Corporation of Delhi now divided in three parts namely, East Delhi Municipal Corporation, North Delhi Municipal Corporation and South Delhi Municipal Corporation is gearing for polls for its Councillors.
Elections are going to be held in all 272 wards of all three corporations combined.
This time a number of seats have been reserved for Women. In East Delhi Municipal Corporation, out of a 64 total seats, 33 have been reserved for women (including 6 of SC Women). In South Delhi Municipal Corporation, 53 seats have been reserved for women (including 8 of SC Women) out of the total seats of 104. Similarly in North Delhi Municipal Corporation, 52 are reserved for women (including 10 of SC Women) out of the total seats of 104. These figures are quite healthy for participation of women in our democracy.
Date of MCD Elections 2017: Sunday, 23rd April 2017
Timing for MCD Elections 2017: 8AM to 5:30PM (without break)
Start Date for Filing of Nomination Forms: 27th March 2017
Last Date for Filing of Nomination Forms: 3rd April 2017
Scrutiny of Nomination Forms: 5th April 2017
Withdrawal of Nomination Forms: 8th April 2017
Date of MCD Elections 2017 Results/ Counting of Votes: 26th April 2017