South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) Elections 2017 Date

The date for the much awaited elections to the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) 2017 has been announced. The following is the schedule

Last date for nomination filing March 27, 2017
Date of Polling April 23, 2017
Date of Results April 26, 2017

 

The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) Polls last took place on April 15, 2012 with the BJP winning 44 seats and thus was not able to get a majority in this zone of Delhi (South Zone) as it needed more than 50% of total votes i.e. they were 10 seats short of it. Therefore, they allied with independent candidates/other parties that had a small proportion of seats to make that number by which it could administer corporation.