scorecardresearch
Follow Us:
Thursday, May 26, 2022

7 days,7 seats,7 answers to 7 questions

My top priorities would be to get the following for the constituency — the Signature Bridge at Wazirabad,a girls’ college,a fire station...

New Delhi |
May 4, 2009 3:51:28 am

Northeast Delhi seat’s prime contestants tackle the issues — zonal to global. Shweta Dutta finds the ‘common ground’

BL Sharma (BJP)

What would you do for your constituency if elected?
My top priorities would be to get the following for the constituency — the Signature Bridge at Wazirabad,a girls’ college,a fire station,a separate Vikas Bhawan,an ITI training centre and the Metro from Dilshad Garden to ISBT Kashmere Gate.

Given a choice which living celebrity would you like to invite to campaign for you?
I am a different type of a man and would like to leave this to the high command. But for me,Narendra Modi will be the first choice.

Best of Express Premium

Explained: The message behind Margaret Atwood’s ‘unburnable&#...Premium
Welcome to the elusive world of crypto mining: Rohtak rig, 3 engineers, R...Premium
Explained: Sugar export curbs and their impactPremium
UPSC CSE Key – May 25, 2022: Know the Relevance of QUAD 2022 to Pangong T...Premium

What do you admire the most in your opponent?
I have no personal enmity with him but maybe some difference of ideology and opinion. I think he is well-behaved.

Which animal causes swine flu?
I have never got flu so don’t know. But I don’t think animals are dangerous.

What book are you reading or read last?
I like to read the works of Swami Vivekananda and Shveth Maatan.

What if someone threw a show at you?
I would ask God to bless him.

Who designed your posters and what do they mean?
My party workers have designed them. I don’t get involved with these things.

J P Aggarwal (congress)

What would you do for your constituency if elected?
I will get the Signature Bridge at Wazirabad constructed and also get the Metro into the area. There are a few other development projects in the unauthorised colonies and basic issues of bijli,sadak and paani that have to be taken care of.

Given a choice,which living celebrity would you like to invite to campaign for you?
I have more faith in political leaders and would like to get Sonia Gandhi,Rahul Gandhi and Dr Manmohan Singh for campaigning.

What do you admire the most in your opponent?
I don’t care much about them as they don’t belong to a respectable party. They are communal.

Which animal causes swine flu?
I really don’t know. This must have started after the elections were announced and I haven’t been able to read newspapers ever since.

What book are you reading or read last?
I mostly read newspapers. I also like reading autobiographies and recently read a few chapters from the Discovery of India.

What if someone threw a show at you?
Personally,I would not like it as it amounts to misbehaviour.

Who designed your posters and what do they mean?
My sons,Mudit and Amit,have designed them. They portray the party symbol and the candidate.

For all the latest Delhi News, download Indian Express App.

  • Newsguard
  • The Indian Express website has been rated GREEN for its credibility and trustworthiness by Newsguard, a global service that rates news sources for their journalistic standards.
  • Newsguard
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement