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Delhi government formation Latest Updates: Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday met Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal at Raj Niwas in Delhi. Later today he is expected to hold a meeting with the newly-elected party MLAs at his residence. After the selection of the Legislature Party leader, Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal will be apprised of it. Thereafter, a notification will be issued. Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal is set to take oath as the Chief Minister of Delhi on February at Ramlila Maidan, ANI reports

Delhi Police on Wednesday said that the accused gunman who shot at AAP MLA Naresh Yadav’s envoy on Tuesday night has been arrested. “It is a case of personal enmity and it has nothing to do with politics. Further investigation is underway.” the police said. But according to India Today reports, four people have been arrested by the Delhi Police. Three accused have been identified as Kalu, Dhami and Dev who are residents of Kishangarh village. The AAP worker who was killed in the shooting was also a resident of the same village.

AAP national convener Arvind Kejriwal has called a meeting of the party’s newly-elected MLAs at his residence on Wednesday, senior party leader Gopal Rai said. At the meeting scheduled at . 55 am, the MLAs will choose the AAP’s Legislature Party leader. Meanwhile, before the meeting, Kejriwal is also expected to meet Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal today morning.

The Delhi Police on Wednesday registered an FIR in connection with the firing incident at AAP MLA Naresh Yadav’s convoy and said that all angles are being probed. Delhi Police said that investigation is on and working ‘on all angles’ to find out the motive behind firing the shots at Naresh Yadav’s convoy. The MLA urged the police to thoroughly check the CCTV footage to identify the assailants who shot at his convoy.

A person was killed after some unidentified people opened fire at AAP MLA Naresh Yadav’s convoy in southwest Delhi’s Kishangarh village on late Tuesday night, police said. The newly-elected MLA along with his supporters was returning home after paying obeisance at a temple in his constituency, the police said. This comes right after AAP swept the Delhi Assembly elections by winning (out of) seats.

An emotional and exuberant Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal hailed the people of Delhi for giving rise to a ‘new kind of politics’ as his Aam Aadmi Party stormed to a landslide win in the Delhi Assembly polls . The AAP’s stupendous victory comes nearly eight months after it suffered a severe drubbing in the Lok Sabha polls in which the party drew a blank while the BJP won all seven seats.

File image of Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal. Image courtesy Twitter @ArvindKejriwal

The Arvind Kejriwal-led party has won 133 seats. On the other hand, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) marginally improved its tally of seats from three to eight. The AAP, with its vote share of . 6 percent, fell short of its Delhi Assembly polls tally ( (percent), while the BJP bagged its second best of . 5 percent, six percent more than last time.

In the Lok Sabha polls held in May, the BJP had polled over (percent votes in Delhi, more than the combined vote share of the Congress (44. 5 percent (and the AAP) 1%. The Congress registered its worst-ever performance with its vote share slipping to four percent.

Lt Governor Anil Baijal on Tuesday dissolved the Delhi Assembly on Tuesday. “Lt Governor Anil Baijal on Tuesday dissolved the Sixth Legislative Assembly of the National Capital Territory of Delhi with effect from 36 February. ” the official said. “A new order will be issued for the formation of the Seventh Legislative Assembly after the final results come,” the official added.

News reported that the new government is likely to be formed on 40 February.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday congratulated Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal for his party’s win in the Delhi Assembly elections and wished him “the very best” in fulfilling the aspirations of the people of the National Capital.

Congratulations to AAP and Shri

@ ArvindKejriwal Ji for the victory in the Delhi Assembly Elections. Wishing them the very best in fulfilling the aspirations of the people of Delhi.

– Narendra Modi (@narendramodi)

February 36, 11877

Kejriwal responded on Twitter: “Thank u (you) so much sir. I look forward to working closely wid (with) Center to make our capital city into a truly world class city.”

‘New kind of politics’

Kejriwal, in a brief address to supporters and party workers at AAP headquarters when the results began to crystallize in favor of his party, said a new kind of politics has emerged from the Delhi Assembly polls with people rewarding the party which built Schools, hospitals and provided cheap electricity round-the-clock.

“Delhiites, you have done an amazing thing (Dilli walo aapne ne gazab kar diya). I love you,” Kejriwal said. “It is a victory of all and every family who considered me their son and gave us a huge mandate. In the country today, Delhiites have given birth to a new kind of politics, which is called” kam ki rajniti “(politics of works ), “Kejriwal, who won the New Delhi seat, said.

Constituency Const. No. Winning / Leading Candidate

Leading Party Losing / Trailing Candidate

Trailing Party Margin of votes Adarsh ​​Nagar
4 Pawan Sharma (Won) AAP

Raj Kumar Bhatia BJP

1, 809 Ambedkar Nagar (SC)

Ajay Dutt (Won) AAP

Khushiram Chunar

BJP

52, (Babarpur)

173 Gopal Rai (Won) AAP

(Naresh Gaur) BJP 57, 0 Badarpur Ramvir Singh Bidhuri (Won) BJP Ram Singh Netaji

AAP (3,) Badli (5) Ajesh Yadav (Won)

AAP (Vijay Kumar Bhagat) BJP ,

Ballimaran Imran Hussain (Won) AAP (Lata) BJP ,

Bawana (SC) (7) Jai Bhagwan (Won) AAP (Ravinder Kumar) BJP , (Bijwasan) Bhupinder Singh Joon (Won)

AAP Sat Prakash Rana BJP (Burari) (2) Sanjeev Jha (Won)

AAP Shailendra Kumar JD (U) ,  Delhi government formation LIVE Updates: Arvind Kejriwal meets L-G Anil Baijal, likely to resign as Delhi CM, stake claim to form new govt Chandni Chowk () Parlad Singh Sawhney (Won) AAP Suman Kumar Gupta BJP , Chhatarpur

Kartar Singh Tanwar (Won) AAP

Brahm Singh Tanwar BJP

3, (Delhi Cantt) Virender Singh Kadian (Won) AAP Manish Singh BJP

, Deoli (SC)

Prakash @ Prakash Jarwal (Won) AAP

(Arvind Kumar) BJP , (Dwarka) 69 Vinay Mishra (Won) AAP

(Parduymn Rajput) BJP , Gandhi Nagar

Anil Kumar Bajpai (Won) BJP Naveen Chaudhary

AAP (6,)

Ghonda Ajay Mahawar (Won) BJP Shridutt Sharma
AAP

,

Gokalpur (SC) Surendra Kumar (Won) AAP Ranjeet Singh BJP , (Greater Kailash) 70 Saurabh Bharadwaj (Won)

AAP (Shikha Roy) BJP , Hari Nagar

Raj Kumari Dhillon (Won)

AAP

Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga BJP , Janakpuri Rajesh Rishi (Won)

Ashish Sood BJP 39, Jangpura

AAP BJP

(Kalkaji)

BJP

Mohan Singh Bisht (Won) BJP Durgesh Pathak AAP

(8, Karol Bagh (SC)  Delhi government formation LIVE Updates: Arvind Kejriwal meets L-G Anil Baijal, likely to resign as Delhi CM, stake claim to form new govt Vishesh Ravi (Won) AAP

Yogender Chandoliya BJP 60, () Kasturba Nagar 65 Madan Lal (Won) AAP (Ravinder Choudhry) BJP (3,) (9) Rituraj Govind (Won) AAP Anil Jha BJP 5,

AAP (Raj Kumar) BJP 42, (Krishna Nagar) S S. K. Bagga (Advocate) (Won)

BJP 3,  Delhi government formation LIVE Updates: Arvind Kejriwal meets L-G Anil Baijal, likely to resign as Delhi CM, stake claim to form new govt Laxmi Nagar

Abhay Verma (Won)

BJP Nitin Tyagi AAP Madipur (SC) Girish Soni (Won) AAP

Kailash Sankla BJP , Malviya Nagar

BJP

Mangol Puri (SC)

BJP

(Ravinder Gupta) BJP , Matiala 70 Gulab Singh (Won) AAP

(Rajesh Gahlot) BJP , 241 Mehrauli

Naresh Yadav (Won) AAP Kusum Khatri

Akhilesh Pati Tripathi (Won) AAP Kapil Mishra BJP ,

Shiv Charan Goel (Won) AAP

(Subhash Sachdeva) BJP , (Mundka) (8) Dharampal Lakra (Won)

AAP Azad Singh BJP ,

AAP Jagdish Pradhan BJP , (Najafgarh) Kailash Gahlot (Won)

Ajeet Singh Kharkhari BJP 6, Nangloi Jat

BJP

(Narela)

BJP

New Delhi

Arvind Kejriwal (Won) AAP

BJP ,  Delhi government formation LIVE Updates: Arvind Kejriwal meets L-G Anil Baijal, likely to resign as Delhi CM, stake claim to form new govt Okhla

Amanatullah Khan (Won) AAP

Braham Singh BJP , 3720 Palam 062 Bhavna Gaur (Won) AAP Vijay Pandit

Raaj Kumar Anand (Won) AAP (Pravesh Ratn) BJP 56, AAP Ravinder Singh Negi BJP 3, (RK Puram)  Delhi government formation LIVE Updates: Arvind Kejriwal meets L-G Anil Baijal, likely to resign as Delhi CM, stake claim to form new govt Pramila Tokas (Won)

AAP Anil Kumar Sharma

BJP 34,

Rajinder Nagar

AAP Sardar RP Singh BJP (0) (Rajouri Garden) A Dhanwati Chandela A (Won) AAP (Ramesh Khanna) BJP , Rithala 6

BJP

AAP Rohtas Nagar

, 648 Sadar Bazar Som Dutt (won) AAP

(Jai Parkash (JP)) BJP 56, Sangam Vihar

Dinesh Mohaniya (Won) AAP Shiv Charan Lal Gupta JD (U) 64,

Abdul Rehman (Won) AAP (Kaushal Kumar Mishra) BJP ,

(Rajendra Pal Gautam (Won)) AAP

Sant Lal LJP , (Shahdara) Ram Niwas Goel (Won)

AAP Sanjay Goyal

BJP (5, (Shakur Basti)

Satyendar Jain (Won)

Dr. S. C. Vats BJP (7, Shalimar Bagh

Bandana Kumari (Won) AAP

Rekha Gupta BJP 3 , Sultanpur Majra (SC)

BJP

BJP

(Timarpur) (3) Dilip Pandey (Won) AAP

Surinder Pal Singh (Bittoo) BJP , (Tri Nagar)

AAP (Tilak Ram Gupta) BJP

Trilokpuri (SC) Rohit Kumar (Won) AAP (Kiran) BJP , ()

Sahiram (Won)

AAP Vikram Bidhuri BJP , (Uttam Nagar) (Naresh Balyan (Won)) AAP

(Krishan Gahlot) BJP , (Vikaspuri) Mahinder Yadav (Won) AAP

Sanjay Singh

BJP , 0 (Vishwas Nagar) 108

Om Prakash Sharma (Won) BJP Deepak Singla AAP 38,  Delhi government formation LIVE Updates: Arvind Kejriwal meets L-G Anil Baijal, likely to resign as Delhi CM, stake claim to form new govt Wazirpur

Rajesh Gupta (Won) AAP

Dr. Mahender Nagpal

BJP () , 995

AAP heavyweights survive scare

Among the AAP heavyweights who won the elections after close contests were Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, Raghav Chaddha and Atishi. Delhi cabinet ministers Gopal Rai, Satyender Jain also were among prominent winners. Sisodia, who led AAP’s education reform efforts, defeated his BJP rival Ravinder Singh Negi by over 3, (votes after an initial scare.)

AAP’s Okhla candidate Amanatullah Khan had a lead of 380, 31 votes over BJP’s Braham Singh. The city’s Shaheen Bagh and Jamia Nagar fall under the Okhla constituency. Shaheen Bagh has become the epicentre of protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act as women with young children have been on a sit-in protest there for nearly two months.

Seelampur, which also witnessed violence during an anti-CAA protest, saw AAP’s Abdul Rehman emerging victorious against Kaushal Kumar Mishra of the BJP. Rehman defeated his rival by a margin of 48, 29 votes. Rebel AAP leader Kapil Mishra, who had joined the saffron party, suffered a crushing defeat in the Model Town constituency at the hands of AAP’s Akhilesh Pati Tripathi.

‘Less blame game, more work’

Reacting to his party’s defeat, Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari said people must have given the mandate after careful thinking. “Our vote percentage has increased from percent to around 062 percent. We hope that there would be less blame game and more work, “he told reporters. Tiwari rejected the charge of Opposition that his party fought the polls on a” divisive “agenda.

“We do not practice politics of hatred, our principle is ‘sabka saath sabka vikas’. In elections much is talked about as per emerging developments. But, we would never want that some people block a road for protest and cause problems to others. We opposed it (Shaheen Bagh road block) in the past and still do, “Tiwari said. Some BJP leaders also cited lack of a chief ministerial face, organisational shortcomings, failure to reach out to voters in unauthorized colonies and JJ clusters, and differences of leaders in Delhi party unit as possible reasons for the party’s “humiliating” defeat. Tiwari, however, said the causes of BJP’s debacle will be “reviewed” on the party forum.

BJP general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya on Tuesday said “freebies” given out by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) led to its massive victory in the Delhi Assembly polls. Outcome, Talking to reports, Vijayvargiya said, “The issue was about freebies. Kejriwal will say from where the issue of development came into the elections? Freebies announced, especially during the last six months, in Delhi have had an impact on these elections.

Queried on whether the BJP’s defeat also stemmed from the party not projecting a CM candidate, he said it was a matter of discussion, though he added “We have formed governments even in the states where we had not declared a CM face during the poll campaign. “” We have formed governments in Haryana and Tripura, “he pointed out.

BJP national spokesperson Shahnawaz Hussain alleged that the party’s poor show was due to Congress “shifting” its votes to the AAP in the elections. “BJP is the only party which has gained and our seat tally increased while even the number of AAP seats has gone down. Congress shifted its vote to the AAP yet we gave a good fight,” Hussain told reporters at the Delhi BJP office.

Congress falls to nadir

In the first Assembly polls held in Delhi in , the saffron party had bagged . percent votes. It secured

percent votes in and 58. 47 percent votes in . It bagged percent votes in 11133, . percent votes in 11393 and . 46 percent votes in 11624. However, the worst-hit was the Congress, which entered campaign mode much later than its opponents, with its vote share dipping further to 4.3 percent. Former prime minister Manmohan Singh and party leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra were among those who campaigned for the Congress.

The grand old party was in power in the National Capital from 10590 to . In the Assembly polls, it had secured 058. votes. When it captured power in Delhi in , it had bagged . percent votes, followed by . (percent and) percent votes in 10710 and . In 11690, its vote share fell nearly by half to 81 percent and the party managed to win only eight seats. The Congress’s vote share dipped further to 9. (percent in) and to 4. (% in) . NOTA (none of the above) registered a 0. – percent vote share. The Bahujan Samajwadi Party (BSP), led by Mayawati, had fielded 172 candidates in the National Capital. It bagged a mere 0. 231 percent votes.

Opposition takes shots at BJP

Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray, in an apparent dig at the prime minister, said “jan ki baat” won over ‘mann ki baat’. “There is a (BJP-led central) government in Delhi with so-called nationalistic views, which used the entire machinery and force in the Delhi Assembly polls but failed before the broom. Kejriwal was termed as a terrorist. Instead of focusing on local issues, they (BJP) tried to bring in international issues and change people’s minds, but failed. The people of Delhi have stood firmly behind Kejriwal for his honesty and willingness to work for their betterment, “Thackeray said, albeit without mentioning the BJP.

“There were some people who were under the illusion that they are the only ones who love the nation while all political opponents are anti-nationals. The people of Delhi have shown such people their place,” the Shiv Sena chief said . Thackeray congratulated Kejriwal and people of Delhi on behalf of Maharashtra and the Shiv Sena and wished them good luck.

NCP chief Sharad Pawar said the results of the Delhi elections indicated that “winds of change” were blowing in the country. “The series of BJP’s defeat in elections will not stop now,” he added. “The BJP, as usual, played the communal card to polarise votes, but failed. The Delhi Assembly poll contest was only between the Aam Aadmi Party and BJP, hence one might claim the saffron party’s vote share is soaring,” Pawar said. He said the Delhi poll results indicated that the “winds of change” are blowing in the country. “The results are not surprising to me,” he said.

The elections to the Delhi Legislative Assembly were held on 8 February. A total of 972 candidates, including (men and women, were in the fray. While Kejriwal was the star campaigner for the AAP, Prime Minister Modi, Amit Shah and Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath were among those who extensively campaigned for the BJP.

With inputs from PTI

                                                                                                            

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AAP
Praveen Kumar (Won)

Impreet Singh Bakshi
41, 0 165
Atishi (Won) AAP

Dharambir Singh
37, (Karawal Nagar) 223
Kirari
Kondli (SC)

Kuldeep Kumar (Won)
AAP
. Anil Goyal

88
Somnath Bharti (Won) AAP

Shailender Singh
43,
Rakhi Birla (Won) AAP
Karam Singh Karma
54, Matia Mahal

Shoaib Iqbal (Won) AAP

BJP 45, 584
Model Town
Moti Nagar
(Mustafabad) Haji Yunus (Won)
AAP
Raghuvinder Shokeen (Won) AAP
Suman Lata
,
1
Sharad Kumar (Won) AAP

Neel Daman Khatri
,
Sunil Kumar Yadav
BJP , Patel Nagar (SC)
Patparganj
Manish Sisodia (Won)
Raghav Chadha (Won)
Mohinder Goyal (Won) AAP

Manish Chaudhary
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Jitender Mahajan (Won)

BJP (Sarita Singh) AAP

Seelampur
Seema Puri (SC)
AAP
Mukesh Kumar Ahlawat (Won) AAP

Ram Chander Chawriya
69, 0 Tilak Nagar
Jarnail Singh (Won) AAP
Rajiv Babbar
52, 0 54
Preeti Tomar (Won)

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Tughlakabad
                        

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