Navi Mumbai : They might have emerged as the single largest party in NMMC, but call it political compulsions that an independent corporator has filed his nominations for the post of Mayor. Sudhakar Sonawane has won NMMC Elections 2015 as an independent corporator supported by NCP.
NCP leader Ganesh Naik has chosen Sudhakar Sonawane for the post of Mayor that has been reserved for SC for 2.5 years. NCP’s alliance partner Congress has selected Avinash Lad for the post of Dy. Mayor.
Both NCP and Congress arrived together to file their nominations. Shiv Sena has fielded Sanju Wade for the post of Mayor while BJP’s Ujjwale Jhanjhad has filed her nominations for the post of Dy. Mayor.
The Mayoral elections will be held on May 9.