Delhi Election Result 2020: BJP’s Abhay Verma wins from Laxmi Nagar
Delhi assembly election results 2020: BJP’s Abhay Verma has won the Laxmi Nagar Assembly seat. He was contesting against Congress candidate Hari Dutt Sharma and AAP’s Nitin Tyagi.Updated: Feb 11, 2020 20:17 IST
Bharatiya Janata Party’s Abhay Verma has won the Laxmi Nagar assembly seat. He defeated his nearest rival, Nitin Tyagi of the AAP, by just 880 votes. Delhi went to poll on February 8, 2020, to elect a new government as Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) completes its term on February 22.
The candidates who contested in the Delhi Assembly Elections 2020 from the Laxmi Nagar Assembly seat are:
Abhay Verma - BJP
Jai Ram Lal - Others
Hari Dutt Sharma - INC
Anima Ojha - Others
R D Tiwari - Others
Deep Kumar - Others
Namaha - LJP
Nitin Tyagi - AAP
In the 2015 Delhi Assembly elections, Nitin Tyagi of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) defeated BB Tyagi of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) by a margin of 4,846 votes.
Nitin Tyagi got 58,229 or 42.6 per cent of the votes, while BB Tyagi secured 53,383 or 39 per cent of the votes. Ashok Kumar Walia of the Congress was at the third spot, getting 23,627 votes. Seven contestants were in the fray for the Laxmi Nagar Assembly seat.