Jaipur, Oct. 19 -- The Congress and the BJP have finalised their candidates for the elections to the six municipal corporations in Jaipur, Jodhpur and Kota, overcoming differences over ticket distribution.

The leaders of both the parties have now started working on quelling infights and pacifying potential rebels, who would spoil their prospects in the polls to be held on in two phases on October 29 and November 1, according to sources familiar with developments in the Congress and BJP.

MLAs and local leaders wanted a decisive say in the selection of candidates, but organisational leaders insisted that the parties would take the final call in consultation with the poll committees constituted. The party leaderships wanted the MLAs to only ...