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Diskshit scores hattrick as MLA

delhi Updated: Dec 08, 2008 15:09 IST

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, who led her party to a record third consecutive victory in the Assembly polls, on Monday also scored a hattrick as MLA, defeating BJP's Vijay Jolly by a margin of 14,078 votes.

Dikshit, Chief Minister for past 10 years, got 39,747 votes as against Jolly's 25,669.

The 71-year-old Congress stalwart won this time from the newly created New Delhi constituency.