The battle line in New Delhi constituency turned clear with the candidature of AAP leader and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.
In the war, BJP's Sunil Yadav, Congress' Romesh Sabharwal will take on Kejriwal here. BJP’s candidate was revealed on Tuesday when the party released its second list of candidates for the Delhi Assembly polls, fielding state Yuva Morcha President Sunil Yadav from the New Delhi constituency.
"Going by this list and BJP candidate against CM Kejriwal , it seems, BJP has surrendered," AAP spokesperson Saurabh Bharadwaj tweeted on Tuesday. He added that the ruling AAP will win all the 70 seats in the February 8 Assembly elections.
Yadav is a young face, who is the state President of the Delhi unit of the BJP's Yuva Morcha -- Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha. BJP announced its list after midnight following the announcement of Siromani Akali Dal (SAD) to not contest the Delhi polls in alliance with the BJP due to its stand on the Citizenship Amendment Act. Congress candidate Romesh Sabharwal’s name had been announced earlier.