Navjot Singh Sidhu, Shatrughan Sinha tops in Gandhis in Congress star campaigners' list

Navjot Singh Sidhu, Shatrughan Sinha tops in Gandhis in Congress star campaigners' list

Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu and veteran actor Shatrughan Sinha have been named with senior Congress leaders -- Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi and Manmohan Singh -- in the list of star campaigners for Delhi assembly elections 2020.

The list also mentioned chief ministers of Congress-ruled states, such as Ashok Gehlot, Kamal Nath, Amarinder Singh among others, who have been assigned to campaign for the party in the capital elections.

Ghulam Nabi Azad, Nadeem Javed, Kirti Azad, Ragini Nayak are also in the list.

The list of the star campaigners of the Congress party comes a day after AAP convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal filed his papers on the last day of nominations for the Delhi assembly polls, that is scheduled to take place on February 8.

On Monday, Arvind Kejriwal had missed filing his papers, as he was greeted by a massive crowd at his mega roadshow which began from Valmiki Mandir.

The Congress is contesting on 66 seats in Delhi elections. The party has fielded Romesh Sabharwal against Arvind Kejriwal from the New Delhi constituency.