Arvind Kejriwal has announced that he will contest against Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit in the coming Delhi Assembly Election. However Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will take the final decision, he has announced his intention to fight the poll against Sheila.
According to sources, AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal has announced his decision that he will contest polls from the constituency of Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Diskhit in the upcoming state Assembly elections.
Dikshit has contested elections from New Delhi constituency.
The party held a meeting on Sunday with AAP volunteers to take a decision on which seat Kejriwal will contest.
AAP has already announced the names of 44 shortlisted candidates for 12 constituencies, including Manish Sisodia and Sanjay Singh.
Kejriwal has earlier carried out protests against Dikshit over various issues including "inflated" electricity and water bills. According to sources, AAP has challenged BJP Delhi state President Vijay Goel to fight from the same seat.
(With inputs from ANI)