BJP’s Datke, Congress’ Davre, BSP’s Jaiswal file papers for Mayor’s post as contest turns lively


BJP-supported Munna (Ganesh) Ramanna Pokulwar files papers for Deputy Mayor’s post. Sujata Vitthalrao Kombade of Congress and Shabana Parvin Mohammed Jamal of BSP too file their papers for the post.

Prafull Gudddhe Patil
Nagpur News

Bharatiya Janata Party’s Pravin Prabhakar Datke on Monday filed his papers for the post of Mayor while Munna (Ganesh) Ramanna Pokulwar filed his papers for post of Deputy Mayor. Both Datke and Pokulwar submitted their papers to Municipal Secretary Harish Dubey at NMC’s Central Office Secretariate in Civil Lines. Harish Dubey is also the Designated Election Officer.

Pravin Datke of Nagpur Vikas Aghadi (a combine of BJP-Shiv Sena-Independents) has filed four sets of papers for Mayor’s post. Similarly, Arun Davre of Congress and Harshala Sanjay Jaiswal of BSP filed their papers for the post of Mayor in two sets each.

Apart from BJP-supported Munna Pokulwar, who has filed his papers for Deputy Mayor’s post in four sets, Sujata Vitthalrao Kombade of Congress and Shabana Parvin Mohammed Jamal of BSP too have filed their papers for the post in three sets each. Moreover, NCP’s Raju Nagulwar has also filed his papers for Deputy Mayor’s post.

Prakash Gajbhiye
The Designated Election Officer Harish Dubey will scrutinize the papers on September 5 and also announce the names of candidates who withdraw their candidatures from the fray. Elections to the posts, if necessary, will be held on the same.

Following are the names of candidates who have filed their papers for the post of Mayor and proposers and seconders:
Sr No. Name of candidate Proposer Seconder
1) Pravin Prabhakar Datke Neeta Rajendra Thakre Parinay Ramesh Fukey
2) Pravin Prabhakar Datke Anil Madhukar Sole Jaitunnabi Ashfaq Ansari
3) Datke Pravin Prabhakar Agrawal Sunil Jivraj Jadhav Sandip Chandrabhan
4) Datke Pravin Prabhakar Joshi Sandeep Divakar Raut Sudhir Haridas
5) Arun Vasant Davre Prasanna Sadashiv Borkar Sanjay Madhukar Mahakalkar
6) Harshala Sanjay Jaiswal Abhishek B. Shambharkar Manisha Devendra Ghodeswar
7) Harshal Sanjay Jaiswal Murlidhar K Meshram Kishore Chindhuji Gajbhiye

Following are the names of candidates who have filed their papers for the post of Deputy Mayor and proposers and seconders:
Sr No. Name of candidate Proposer Seconder
1) Pokulwar Munna Ramanna Jadhav Sumitra Ashok Jichkar Ashvini Jayant
2) Pokulwar Munna Ramanna Khapekar Shravan Tukaram Telang Rahul Sukhdeo
3) Pokulwar Munna Ramanna Talvekar Suresh Damodar Dikondwar Harish Sitaram
4) Pokulwar Munna Ramanna Borkar Narendra Govind Dayashankar C Tiwari
5) Sujata Vitthal Kombade Rekha Vinay Barahate Saraswati Vijay Salame
6) Shabana Parvin Mohd Jamal Kiran Premkumar Rodge Gautam Shalikram Meshram
7) Shabana Parvin Mohd Jamal Sagar Damodar Lokhande Ajay Ganpat Dange
8) Shabana Parvin Mohd Jamal Lalita Girish Patil Satyabhama R Lokhande
9) Raju Bhaurao Nagulwar Prakash Suryabhan Gajbhiye Pragati Ajay Patil