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Delhi MCD Mayoral election postponed over ruckus for second time

This is the second attempt of the civic body to elect its first single mayor in 10 years following the unification of its three divisions last year

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BS Web Team New Delhi
For the second time this month, voting for the mayoral post of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) has been postponed after a ruckus in the House. 

Two weeks after a failed attempt to elect a mayor, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) was set to hold the election for the post again on Tuesday.

The day began with the oath-taking of 249 councillors amid tight security. But soon after all councillors had taken oath, disruption ensued amid sloganeering. The presiding officer adjourned the House till a fresh date for the mayoral polls was announced.

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First Published: Jan 24 2023 | 3:39 PM IST

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