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Matia Mahal Election Result 2020: AAP’s Shoaib Iqbal wins

Matia Mahal Assembly seat had Congress candidate Mirza Javed Ali contesting against AAP candidate Shoaib Iqbal and Ravinder Gupta of the BJP.

assembly-elections Updated: Feb 11, 2020 17:04 IST
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New Delhi, India - February 7, 2020: Electoral officials carry Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) and Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) while heading towards their respective centre ahead of Delhi Vidhan Sabha elections, at Gole Market Distribution Centre, in New Delhi, India, on Friday, February 7, 2020. (Photo by Vipin Kumar / Hindustan Times)
New Delhi, India - February 7, 2020: Electoral officials carry Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) and Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) while heading towards their respective centre ahead of Delhi Vidhan Sabha elections, at Gole Market Distribution Centre, in New Delhi, India, on Friday, February 7, 2020. (Photo by Vipin Kumar / Hindustan Times)(Vipin Kumar/HT PHOTO)

Central Delhi’s Matia Mahal constituency was won by AAP’s Shoaib Iqbal with a margin of 50,241 votes. Iqbal bagges 75.96% of the votes cast (67,250) followed by BJP’s Ravinder Gupta who managed to get 19.24% of the votes (17,024). Congress’ Mirza Javed Ali trailed behind with 3,403 votes.

Matia Mahal is suburban assembly seat that comes under The Central Delhi Lok Sabha constituency. Counting of votes is underway. Shoaib Iqbal is contesting from the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) against Mirza Javed Ali of Indian National Congress and Ravinder Gupta of the BJP.

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Shoaib Iqbal had won the seat in 2013 for Congress and was beaten by Asim Ahmed Khan of AAP in 2015. The candidates who contested in Delhi Assembly Elections 2020 from Matia Mahal seats are:

Shoaib Iqbal -- AAP

Mirza Javel Ali -- INC

Ravinder Gupta -- BJP

Currently, AAP’s Shoaib Iqbal is in the lead.

According to ECI data at 9:52AM, Shoaib Iqbal is leading by 6,199 votes.

At 11:12 AM Iqbal maintained his lead by pushing the vote margin between him and BJP’s Ravenger Gupta to a 7527.

By 12:02 PM the vote margin has been pushed to 12973 in AAP’s favour.

According to the last ECI update at 2:47 PM, AAP’s Shoaib Iqbal was leading with 76.05% of the votes at Matia Mahal constituency, followed by BJP’s Ravender Gupta who had 19.18% votes to his name.

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