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Delhi Civic Polls : AAP Inches To Victory, Wins 108 Seats; BJP Gets 87 and Congress 6 So Far

Web Desk(Tvm)Updated: Wednesday Dec 7, 2022

New Delhi : AAP pulls ahead of BJP in elections to Municipal Corporation of Delhi(MCD)  winning 108 seats  so far. The BJP has secured 87 seats , well within exit poll forecast. The Congress managed to stake claim over six seats.

The MCD has 250 seats and 126 is the winning score.

Voting took place in the 250 wards of  the national capital were on the 4th. Exit polls put AAP as winner with huge lead, the surveys don’t always  align with final outcome always though.

The BJP controlled the Corporation for last 15 years.  Votes are being counted at 42 centres in Delhi. There were 1349 candidates in the fray. In 2017, BJP won 181 of the 270 municipal wards while AAP secured 48 and Congress finished third with 30.