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    Union Home Minister Amit Shah sets up panel for delimitation of municipal wards in Delhi: MCD

    The Union Home Ministry has set up a three-member commission for carrying out a fresh delimitation of the municipal wards in Delhi, according to a statement issued by the MCD on Saturday. The exercise will pave the way for the civic polls in Delhi, which would be the first since the reunification of three corporations recently. “Taking a step forward in the direction of holding municipal elections, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India, by exercising its powers under sections 3, 3A and 5 of the DMC Act 1957, has constituted a delimitation commission to assist central government in delimitation of wards and carrying out other functions related to it,” the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) said in the statement.