Mumbai: As the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is set to win the Delhi Assembly elections with a comfortable majority, party leader Sanjay Singh said that “India has won”.
Several AAP leaders including ND Gupta and Sushil Gupta were seen celebrating in the party office, as according to official Election Commission trends, the party led by Arvind Kejriwal is leading in 60 constituencies.
Meanwhile, BJP is in second place and ahead in 10. The Congress is yet to open its account.
AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan also took a lead of more than 36,000 votes over Brahm Singh of BJP from Okhla Assembly seat. Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia has once again taken over from Patparganj constituency and is ahead of BJP by a slight margin compared to Ravindra Singh Negi.
The counting of votes for 70 seats of the Delhi Assembly began amid tight security at 8 am today. Delhi went to polls in a single-phase on February 8
Prominent among those who are leading in their respective constituencies include Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who has taken a lead of 14,227 votes over BJP’s Sunil Kumar Yadav from New Delhi constituency.
(With ANI Inputs)