Surgeom, S.S. Minhas final choice of BJP for Shimla Mayor

SHIMLA/ May 6

After a marathon meeting at Shimla the BJP on Sunday zeroed in on the name of a surgeon, Dr. S. S. Minhas to contest as its candidate for the Shimla Mayor’s poll, rejecting claims of party cadre for the coveted post.

A formal announcement in this regard was however awaited till late evening. The BJP also decided to field, young leader, Digvijay Chauhan for the post of deputy mayor. The young journalist, Anil Bhardwaj(Hadlee) was the another strong contender for this post.

The elections for Shimla Municipal Corporation are slated for May 27.

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