Delhi Elections 2020 Results Live Blog: Arvind Kejriwal all set to become CM again

Delhi Elections 2020 Results Live Blog BJP looks to upset Arvind Kejriwals apple cart

6:38 PM IST

PM Modi congratulates Arvind Kejriwal

PM Modi congratulates Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal on his victory. 

 

6:02 PM IST

Shaheen Bagh goes silent


As Arvind Kejriwal romps home to victory, Shaheen Bagh protesters stage a silent protest, saying they support no party. 

4:41 PM IST

BJP president JP Nadda accepts defeat, congratulates Arvind Kejriwal

BJP chief JP Nadda tweets, "BJP accepts the mandate of the people. We will play our role as a constructive opposition & raise public issues in the assembly. I congratulate Arvind Kejriwal, his party and hope that his govt will work for the development of the state.

3:50 PM IST

Arvind Kejriwal thanks people of Delhi after victory

AP chief Arvind Kejriwal: I thank people of Delhi for reposing their faith in AAP for the third time. This the victory of the people who consider me as their son and voted for us.

2:52 PM IST

Kapil Mishra concedes defeat, says BJP needs to introspect

Kapil Mishra, BJP candidate from Model Town constituency: I congratulate Aam Aadmi Party and Arvind Kejriwal for the excellent victory. BJP has lost the fifth state election in a row. It means we have somewhere failed to connect with the people of Delhi.

2:44 PM IST

Raghav Chadda praises Arvind Kejriwal

Aam Aadmi Party candidate from Rajinder Nagar constituency, Raghav Chadha: Today, Arvind Kejriwal's model of governance has won. 

2:21 PM IST

Former UP CM Akhilesh Yadav congratulates Arvind Kejriwal

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on AAP leading in #DelhiElection2020: I congratulate Arvind Kejriwal ji. I also thank the people of Delhi who rejected the politics of hate, betrayal, and destruction. After the result of this election, BJP will not remember any Bagh.

1:46 PM IST

BJP's Parvesh Verma questions Manish Sisodia's poor performance


Parvesh Verma, BJP MP on #DelhiResults: I accept the result.  We will work hard and give a better performance in the next elections. If this election would have been on Education and Development, then Education Minister (Manish Sisodia) would not have been trailing.

 

1:34 PM IST

Alka Lamba accepts defeat

Accepting election results, Alka Lamba says Hindu-Muslim votes were 'polarised'

1:26 PM IST

Lt Governor Anil Baijal dissolves Delhi legislative assembly

While AAP leads in 58 constituencies, Lt Governor Anil Baijal dissolves Delhi legislative assembly. 

 

1:13 PM IST

BJP MP Gautam Gambhir concedes defeat, congratulates Arvind Kejriwal

BJP MP from East Delhi, Gautam Gambhir: We accept #DelhiElectionResults and congratulate Arvind Kejriwal & the people of Delhi. We tried our best but, probably, we could not convince the people of the state. I hope Delhi develops under the chief ministership of Arvind Kejriwal.

1:03 PM IST

Poll strategist Prashant Kishore can't hide his glee!

As AAP continues to maintain lead and is all set to return to power, Arvind Kejriwal and Prashant Kishore met at the party office in New Delhi. 

12:59 PM IST

Kamal Nath concedes defeat, but questions BJP's performance

Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath says they already knew they would lose, but goes on to question BJP even as it gains significantly. 

12:55 PM IST

With victory assured, Arvind Kejriwal meets fellow AAP members at party office

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and other AAP leaders at party office. AAP is leading on 56 seats as per official EC trends. 

12:47 PM IST

Mamata Banerjee congratulates Arvind Kejriwal

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on #DelhiElectionResults: I have congratulated Arvind Kejriwal. People have rejected BJP. Only development will work, CAA, NRC and NPR will be rejected. 

12:29 PM IST

Delhi Election 2020: Celebrations galore at AAP office

Aam Aadmi Party leaders Sanjay Singh, ND Gupta and Sushil Gupta celebrate at party office as the party takes big lead according to official EC trends. Sanjay Singh says 'Aaj Hindustan jeet gaya' 

 

12:28 PM IST

Delhi Election 2020: Kejriwal's deputy Sisodia eyes defeat

Aam Aadmi Party's Manish Sisodia trailing behind BJP's Ravi Negi, by a margin of 2182 votes, in Patparganj assembly constituency, after 6th round of counting.
 

12:15 PM IST

Delhi Election 2020: AAP emerges victorious in Seelampur

Aam Aadmi Party's Abdul Rehman wins from Seelampur Assembly constituency.

12:13 PM IST

Delhi Election 2020: WB CM congratulates Kejriwal

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee calls up Arvind Kejriwal to congratulate him for the win in elections

12:11 PM IST

Delhi Election 2020: AAP leads in 58 seats

Official EC trends: Aam Aadmi Party leading on 58 seats and Bharatiya Janata Party leading on 12 seats

12:09 PM IST

Delhi Election 2020: BJP and AAP in neck to neck fight in Patparganj

Neck-to neck battle for Patparganj seat as Deputy CM Manish Sisodia trails BJP's Ravinder Singh Negi

12:07 PM IST

Delhi Election 2020: 'Kejriwal vs Modi in 2024' banner

'Kejriwal vs Modi in 2024' banner surfaces outside AAP office with party leading in Delhi 

11:59 AM IST

Delhi Election 2020: BJP remains humble as counting underway

Victory doesn’t make us arrogant, defeat doesn’t disappoint us: BJP's 'brave face' poster

11:52 AM IST

Delhi Election 2020: AAP leads in Janakpuri

Aam Aadmi Party's Rajesh Rishi leading against Bharatiya Janata Party's Ashish Sood from Janakpuri, after 7 rounds of counting

11:43 AM IST

Delhi Election 2020: AAP Mumbaikars make merry

Aam Aadmi Party workers in Mumbai's Andheri celebrate the party's performance in polls 

 

11:36 AM IST

Delhi Election 2020: Sisodia staring at defeat

Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia trails from Patparganj as per trends.

11:33 AM IST

Delhi Election 2020: BJP succeeds AAP in Okhla

AAP's Amanatullah Khan trailing BJP in Delhi's Okhla where Shaheen Bagh lies: EC trends 

11:26 AM IST

Delhi Election 2020: AAP confident of win

AAP's Greater Kailash candidate Saurabh Bharadwaj confident of victory

11:24 AM IST

Delhi Election 2020: AAP headed for third term in Delhi, BJP second

AAP nears victory, Congress yet to open account. Delhi election results: AAP - 56, BJP - 14, Cong - 0

11:13 AM IST

Delhi Election 2020: AAP trails behind BJP in Patparganj

Aam Aadmi Party's Manish Sisodia trailing behind BJP's Ravi Negi by 1427 votes, in Patparganj assembly constituency, after third round of counting.

11:08 AM IST

Delhi Election 2020: AAP trailing in Shahdara

Delhi Assembly Speaker and Aam Aadmi Party's Ram Niwas Goel trailing from Shahdara.

11:05 AM IST

Delhi Election 2020: AAP leading in Model Town constituency

Aam Aadmi Party's Akhilesh Pati Tripathi leading from Model Town assembly constituency, after second round of counting

10:59 AM IST

Delhi Election 2020: AAP party workers celebrate in Punjab

Punjab: Aam Aadmi Party workers in Amritsar celebrate as trends indicate lead for the party. 

 

10:58 AM IST

Delhi Election 2020: EC trends update

Official EC trends: Aam Aadmi Party leading on 52 seats and Bharatiya Janata Party leading on 18 seats
 

10:57 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: BJP gains massively

BJP leads in Karwal Nagar Assembly constituency

10:56 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: BJP leads in Patparganj

Aam Aadmi Party's Manish Sisodia at 4945 votes, BJP's Ravi Negi at 4983 votes from Patparganj assembly constituency

10:55 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: AAP's Pramila Tokas leads

Aam Aadmi Party's Pramila Tokas leading from RK Puram

10:43 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: Congress MP AR Chowdhury on early trends

Everyone knew that Aam Aadmi Party will return to power for the third time. Congress's defeat will not send a good message: Congress MP AR Chowdhury

 

10:42 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: There's a tight fight: Manoj Tiwari

BJP Delhi chief and MP Manoj Tiwari briefs media ahead of the final results of the Delhi Assembly polls. 'There is a tight fight on 27 seats with a margin of fewer than 1000 votes,' says Manoj Tiwari.

10:39 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: A look at the latest tally

AAP: 50
BJP: 20
Congress: 00
OTH: 00

10:37 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: Turncoats trailing in close high profile contests

Key candidates who switched parties before polls trailing in early trends

10:34 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: Celebrations at AAP office

Celebrations erupt at AAP office as early trends show party in the lead

10:32 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: Official EC trends

Aam Aadmi Party leading on 45 seats and Bharatiya Janata Party leading on 19 seats

10:23 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: Congress accepts defeat

I accept people's mandate, I am disheartened but I take moral responsibility. We have to introspect: Subhash Chopra, Congress 

10:19 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: AAP leads from 39 seats

Official EC trends: Aam Aadmi Party leading on 39 seats and Bharatiya Janata Party leading on 19 seats.

10:13 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: Manoj Tiwari on early trends

Hopeful for good results, let's wait for some time: Manoj Tiwari, BJP on initial trends in Delhi Election

 

10:11 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: BJP gains significantly

A look at the latest tally as of 10:10 am:
 
AAP: 51
BJP: 19
Congress: 00
OTH: 00

10:08 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: BJP takes lead in Model Town

Bharatiya Janata Party's Kapil Mishra leading from Model Town by a margin of 98 votes; Aam Aadmi Party's Manish Sisodia leading from Patparganj by a margin of 112 votes.

10:07 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: BJP gains 16 seats

Official EC trends: Aam Aadmi Party leading on 32 seats and Bharatiya Janata Party leading on 16 seats.

10:05 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: A look at the latest tally

AAP: 51
BJP: 19
Congress: 00
OTH: 00

10:03 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: 'Don’t be in a hurry to call out polls,' says BJP

We were building our party at the grassroot level in the past 3 years: Pratyush Kanth, Spokesperson, BJP

9:56 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: AAP chief Kejriwal leads

Delhi CM and Aam Aadmi Party Chief Arvind Kejriwal leading by a margin of 2026 votes from New Delhi constituency; Bharatiya Janata Party leader Vijender Gupta trailing by 1172 votes from Rohini

9:52 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: AAP leads from 22 seats

Official EC trends: Aam Aadmi Party leading on 22 seats and Bharatiya Janata Party leading on 14 seats.

9:51 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: BJP leads in Okhla constituency

BJP's Braham Singh leading by 214 votes from Okhla constituency over AAP's Amanatullah Khan

9:50 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: BJP gains significantly

Current vote share:

AAP: 49.15%

BJP: 40.88%

BJP gets an upswing of 8% in vote share. 

9:48 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: BJP trails in Hari Nagar

Aam Aadmi Party's Raj Kumari Dhillon leading against BJP's Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga from Hari Nagar, after first round of counting
 

9:44 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: SAD leader confident of BJP's win

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leader Cheema confident over BJP's performance, says 'Results will be clear soon' 

9:41 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: AAP leads in Kasturba Nagar

Aam Aadmi Party's Madal Lal leading from Kasturba Nagar after first round of counting

9:39 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: Delhi DCM trails

Delhi Dy CM Manish Sisodia is now trailing in Patparganj Assembly constituency. 

9:37 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: AAP leads comfortably

A look at the latest tally:
 
AAP: 50
BJP: 20
Congress: 00
OTH: 00

9:31 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: Close contest between AAP and BJP

Official EC trends: Aam Aadmi Party leading on 7 seats and Bharatiya Janata Party leading on 6 seats. 

9:28 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: BJP and AAP take 4 seats each

Official EC trends: Aam Aadmi Party and Bharatiya Janata Party leading on 4 seats each.

9:25 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: BJP and AAP take 1 seat each

First trend from Election Commission is out with AAP and BJP both on 1 seats each.

9:23 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: AAP leads from Greater Kailash

Aam Aadmi Party's Saurabh Bhardwaj leading with a margin of 1505 votes from Greater Kailash constituency.

9:21 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: AAP leads from Nangloi Jat

Aam Aadmi Party's Raghuvinder Shokeen leading from Nangloi Jat constituency, after first round of counting of votes.

9:19 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: Arvind Kejriwal leads

Kejriwal leads: AAP goes above 50-mark; BJP breaches the 20 mark in early trends

9:11 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: Initial trends set tone for AAP

Aam Aadmi Party candidate from Rajinder Nagar Raghav Chadha at a counting center in Gole Market. 

9:10 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: AAP members celebrate

Celebrations begin at Aam Aadmi Party office in Delhi after reports that party is leading in early trends. 

9:08 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: AAP MP confident of massive win

Wait for the final result, we are going to register a massive win: Sanjay Singh, AAP

 

9:04 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: Early trends favour AAP

AAP takes a comfortable lead with 50 seats as Congress shows leads on 0 seats as per initial trends. 

9:02 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: Counting underway

Counting of votes underway, visuals from a counting centre in Shastri Park.

 

8:59 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: EVMs in a strong room

Electronic Voter Machines (EVMs) kept in a strong room at the counting centre in Dwarka. 

8:57 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: Returning officer Sanjeev Kumar on counting

There are total 13 rounds of counting.Right now, postal ballots are  being counted. 
 

8:55 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: AAP takes comfortable lead

AAP crosses halfway mark in early trends, BJP trails while Congress fails to open account 

8:45 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: Leaders at counting centres

Delhi Deputy CM and Aam Aadmi Party candidate from Patparganj assembly constituency Manish Sisodia and Bharatiya Janata Party candidate Ravi Negi at Akshardham counting centre

 

8:42 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: BJP's Manoj Tiwari exudes confidence

BJP Chief Manoj Tiwari says he's not nervous. "Today will be a good day for BJP. Workers at the party headquarters have started preparing for celebrations."


 

8:41 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: AAP takes lead as per initial trends

Arvind Kejriwal enroute AAP office as initial trends show massive leads for the party. 

8:38 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: BJP takes lead in Dwarka

BJP leading from Dwarka as per initial trends, AAP leads on 45 seats.
 

8:33 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: Counting underway

Counting of votes underway at Gole market counting centre

 

8:31 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: Congress trying to shift focus?

As BJP issues whip, Congress' Karti Chidambaram raises suspicion on 'contentious' UCC 

8:28 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: AAP takes lead in early trends

AAP crosses the halfway mark with leads in 35 seats, with BJP at 16 as per initial trends.

 

8:26 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: AAP gains 41 seats as per initial trend

As per initial trends, AAP leading on 41 seats, with BJP at 16, Congress at 0 as of 8:24 am.

8:21 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: AAP crosses halfway mark

AAP crosses the halfway mark with leads in 35 seats, with BJP at 16 as per initial trends. 
 

8:20 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: AAP eyes re-election

Initial trends show AAP in the lead on 22 seats, with BJP at 9. 

 

8:18 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: Delhi deputy CM leads

Sisodia leads from Patparganj, Atishi Marlena trails from Kalkaji as initial trends come in for Delhi Election.
 

8:16 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: AAP gains early lead

Trends come in thick and fast with AAP in the lead as of 8:15 am.

8:11 AM IST

Delhi Elections 2020: Counting of votes begins

Counting of votes of all 70 Assembly constituencies has begun 

 

 

 

The counting of votes for Delhi elections 2020 will begin at 8 am on February 11.  In order to ensure the secrecy of the vote counting process, paramilitary and Delhi police personnel have been deployed.