Nomination papers of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) dissident Bhai Baldeep Singh, who had filed his nominations as an independent candidate for the Khadoor Sahib bypoll, were rejected by the returning officer and SDM Ravinder Singh on Thursday.
The returning officer said, the vote of Bhai Baldeep was not registered in Punjab because of which his nomination stands cancelled.
Notably, on Wednesday when Bhai Baldeep had filed the nomination, he was asked to submit proof of vote in the state by Thursday afternoon. As he failed to fulfill the requirement, his nomination was cancelled on Thursday.
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