Highlight govt`s good work: Dikshit to colleagues
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Last Updated: Monday, March 05, 2012, 20:38
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Monday discussed preparations for the municipal polls with her cabinet colleagues and asked them to highlight the "good work" of the government to the people.

Dikshit, who had strongly pushed for trifurcation of the MCD, told the ministers to put their hard work in ensuring victory for the party candidates.

Elections to the three municipalities will be held on April 15 and counting of votes will take place on April 17.

The municipal polls are seen as a semifinal between BJP and Congress ahead of the Assembly polls. Both the main political parties have already kick-starting their campaign to woo voters.

The model code of conduct for the for the first polls of the trifurcated MCD has come into effect from today.

Dikshit, who had restricted her campaigning to a few meetings in the run up to the 2007 civic polls, has already addressed couple of rallies to enthuse the grassroot workers. The BJP had won the polls in 2007.


First Published: Monday, March 05, 2012, 20:38

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