Aam Aadmi Party sources said Kejriwal has applied to the Election Commission for his voter identity card with the address as Tilak Lane in central Delhi. He will not cast his vote in Varanasi.

The former Delhi chief minister shifted to the government flat in New Delhi from Ghaziabad in January. He was recently allowed to stay in the house till August 3 after the Public Works Department granted him extension due to his daughter's examination.

Kejriwal was the chief minister of Delhi for 49 days after the Aam Aadmi Party won 28 seats in the assembly elections.

He is contesting from Varanasi against Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi.


Latest News from State News Desk