A transgender files nomination for Ludhiana municipal corporation election
With Ludhiana municipal corporation election set to be held, a member of transgender community has filed nomination papers.
Identified as Bibi Banto, she filed her nomination papers as an independent candidate from ward number 27.
The ward is said to be comprising of localities of Mundial Kalan village on the outskirts of the city at Chandigarh road.
Banto said that she had applied for the Congress party ticket but she was not granted ticket.
Banto however expressed confidence of winning over the election with comfortable majority.
The polling is going be held on February 24 while counting of the votes would take place on February 27. >