Delhi MCD to elect first sole mayor in decade on 24 Jan
- Shelly Oberoi and Ashu Thakur are AAP's contenders for the post of mayor, with Oberoi said to have a stronger claim to the post. BJP has nominated Rekha Gupta as its contender for the post
The Lieutenant Governor-nominated members and 10 aldermen will take the oath of office on Tuesday. The Municipal Council resumes days after its proceedings were disrupted on 6 January with a ruckus over the oath not being administered to the elected councillors first. The ruckus had happened between the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) members.
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