Young and educated social worker Vaibhav Gaikwad is the NCP candidate contesting from ward no. 53. An engineer by profession, Vaibhav Gaikwad, has been associated with quiet a few NGO’s and working for social welfare since last 15 years. Being a resident of the ward for decades, Vaibhav Gaikwad has a good understanding and of his ward and the problems of the area and therefore, he can be in contact with the residents at any time. Vaibhav’s wife Devyani is also a graduate and is a teacher by profession. Joining politics would serve the purpose of bringing a change in the society through social work by educated people says Vaibhav. He also spoke about his election agenda. Being an active environmentalist he believes in making is area a green ward. Vaibhav voiced confidence on his victory. His wife Devyani shared the qualities in her husband that gives Vaibhav elective merit. Few voters spoke about their candidate Vaibahv Gaikwad. Its clear that as far as elective merit is concerned, Vaibhav Gaikwad represents one of the best that the present NMMC Elections is offering to voters. With cameraperson Satish Garud, Monica Bhosale for NMTV news.