Prior to the BBMP elections, 85 candidates had taken the Ideal Corporator pledge. And now, NBF will be regularly tracking the performance of the seven candidates who have been elected to the city council.
On August 14th, Namma Bengaluru Foundation organised a candidate meet with those contesting from Sanjay Nagar ward. Here’s what the candidates had to say about their plans for the ward, should they be elected.
The State Election Commission has declared BBMP elections for the second time. Polls will now be held on August 22nd. The Supreme Court also clarified that the eight weeks time granted earlier, was applicable from July 2nd.
While the Election Commission has been directed to complete BBMP elections on or before May 30th, there are forces in play still looking to postpone it. Namma Bengaluru Foundation shares a background on Bengaluru’s elections.