V.K. Malhotra to be BJP’s candidate for Delhi chief ministerSeptember 26th, 2008 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Veteran leader V.K. Malhotra will be the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) candidate for chief minister in the upcoming Delhi elections, the party announced Friday. The decision was taken at the party’s central parliamentary board meeting.
“We will fight under his guidance,” senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley said at a press conference.
Malhotra, a former chief executive councillor of Delhi before it became a full-fledged state, represents the South Delhi constituency in the Lok Sabha.