AAP leader Hasibul Hassan climbs a tower after he was denied a ticket for the upcoming Delhi MCD polls. Hassan was a counselor from the Shashtri park area, in protest against the party’s policies.
Former AAP councillor Haseeb-ul-Hasan speaks to media after climbing a tower following denial of ticket to contest for Delhi MCD polls. He alleges corruption in handing out tickets.
Unhappy over not given ticket to contest upcoming MCD poll, former councillor former #AAP, Haseeb-ul-Hasan, climbs a transmission tower and threatens to end his life. Hasan alleges AAP leaders for deliberately blocking his candidature this time. #MCDElection pic.twitter.com/40NJJocu8J
— Ashish Srivastava (@AshishOnGround) November 13, 2022
AAP Municipal Councillor Haseeb-ul-Hasan climbed a pole and threatened the party, stating, “If you don’t want to give a ticket, don’t give it but return the papers”. The party has been accused of forcibly keeping documents of its councilors and candidates.
Local police personnel and the fire brigade are currently at the spot to bring him down.
AAP released its first list of 134 candidates for the Delhi MCD elections. In the list of 134, 70 women have been given tickets. while former MLA Vijender Garg was fielded by AAP in the MCD elections from Naraina.
AAP on Saturday announced its second list of 117 candidates for the upcoming Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) elections scheduled to be held on December 4.