Over 90 candidates on Monday filed their nominations for the municipal corporations elections slated for June 2.
Returning officer SS Pulia said three candidates filed papers from the ward no 1, one from ward 2, four from ward 3, eight from ward 4, three from ward 3, three from ward 6, four from ward 7, one from ward 8, two from ward 9, five from ward 10, one from ward 11, seven each from wards 13 and 14, eight from ward 14, three from ward 15, four each from wards 16 and 17, nine from ward 18, seven from ward 19 and nine from ward 20.
The BJP and INLD are contesting the elections on respective party symbols, while the Congress was not contesting on party symbol but would declare the list of candidates it would support on May 23.
BJP has decided to field Sunita Yadav (ward no 1 ), Rita Chauhan (ward 2), Hitender Chaudhary (ward 3), Rita Chopra (ward 4), Krishana Rani (ward 5), Raj Walia (ward 6), Parkash Kaur (ward 7), Pushpinder Kumar (ward 8), Virender Singla (ward 9), Simarjeet Kaur (ward 10), Navdeep Singh (ward 11), Vidya Sagar (ward 12), Madan Lal Sharma (ward 13), Jasbir Singh Jassi (ward 14), Manjit Kaur (ward 15), Gurjinder Kaur (ward 16), Surinder Bindra (ward 17), Ashish Tayal (ward 18), Sunil Chopra (ward 19) and Lalita Parshad (ward 20).
The INLD candidates would be Jasbir Kaur (ward no1), Jasbir Kaur (ward 2), Laxmi Devi (ward 3), Suresh Gulati (ward 4), Neeru Chopra (ward 5), Sarita Verma (ward 6), Manoj Kumar (ward 7), Karnail Singh (ward 8), Venod Kumar (ward 9), Priti Sood (ward 10), Nirmal Vij (ward 11), Gurpal Singh (ward 12), Rajesh Sachdeva (ward 13), Onkar Nathi Pruthi (ward 14), Usha Rani (ward 15), Narmail Kaur (ward 16), Sachin Kumar (ward 17), Vishal Aggarwal (ward 18), Mehar Singh (ward 19) and Ghanshayam (ward 20).
The prominent candidates who filed papers on Monday are former MC president Harish Shashan, Dalip Chawla, Parminder Pari, Himanshu Punj, Ashish Tayal, Lalita Parshad, Sudheer Jaiswal and Vikas Bhateja.