The assembly polls to the states of Delhi, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Mizoram have many political heavyweights in the fray. We bring you some of the most prominent
Sheila Dikshit - Delhi
Sheila Dikshit has served as the Chief Minister of Delhi since 1998. She has led the Congress party to a record three consecutive electoral victories in Delhi.
“We are going into a battle with a 15-year record and will face elections with confidence, not nervousness,” she says. On onion prices, she says: I don't believe onion prices will cost us this election as Delhi has the highest per capita income and most people here can afford onions.