In Punjab, on the last day of filing the nominations for Municipal Corporation elections, total 609 candidates filed nominations for 85 seats of the house.
The political parties including Congress and SAD issued the list of their remaining candidates on last day. Aam Adami Party nominated only 54 candidates for 85 wards. Apna Punjab Party led by Sucha Singh Chotepur filed 17 candidates in the elections.
In a major development the Congress party did not give party ticket to the Former Deputy Mayor, Avtar Singh Truckanwala, and he filed his nominations as an independent candidate.