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MCD election result LIVE: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is leading in all three municipal corporations – North Delhi Municipal Corporation, South Delhi Municipal Corporation and East Delhi Municipal Corporation in the national capital. The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Congress are in the race for the second spot in the three civic bodies. Other parties which contested the election include Swaraj India, the political arm of Swaraj Abhiyan – co-founded by activists Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan, BSP, SP.
Currently, BJP is leading in 188 seats, AAP is ahead in 43, Congress is leading in 28 seats while the other parties are set to grab around 10 seats.
While the Congress party welcomed the mandate, the Aam Aadmi party blamed Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) for the party’s dismal performance and the BJP’s good show in the MCD polls. “This is not a Modi wave, but an EVM wave,” Delhi Labour Minister and senior AAP leader Gopal Rai said.
Taking responsibility for defeat in all 3 wards, I offer to resign as MLA and from all party posts: Alka Lamba, AAP
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Congratulations to Shri @AmitShah, Shri @ManojTiwariMP & all the hard-working BJP Karyakartas for the iconic victory in Delhi MCD elections.
This victory stands for the sincere trust & support that people have placed in PM Modi’s vision of ‘Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas’: Piyush Goyal
Congratulations to BJP karyakartas and Delhi BJP President Manoj Tiwari on registering an emphatic victory in MCD polls: Rajnath Singh
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