No matter the buzz that the AAP victory in Delhi is certain to create, it is unlikely that the diminutive Kejriwal will acquire a far larger image to pose a challenge to Modi, writes Outlook's Editor-in-Chief Ruben Banerjee
Manoj Tiwari said if the BJP wins the election, people should not pin the blame on EVMs.
As much as 62.59 per cent voter turnout was recorded in Delhi on February 8, when the elections were held in a single-phase in Delhi.
Party functionaries said though preparations are underway to celebrate the victory in the polls, whose results will be announced on Tuesday, Kejriwal has asked party volunteers not to burst firecrackers as it contributes to pollution.
Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP cruised to a massive victory in Delhi Assembly elections, nearly repeating its performance in 2015 polls.
Delhi Electoral Officer Ranbir Singh tried to allay all the fears as expressed by a section of political parties over delay in releasing the final voting figures for the Delhi assembly elections held on Saturday
The EC numbers come after AAP expressed displeasure over the delay and asked what was taking so long for the poll body to reveal the numbers.
According to the Election Commission's Voter Turnout app, the voting percentage was 61.67 per cent at 10.26 pm, news agencies reported.
The Congress leader said the communal agendas will come to an end with Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) defeat,
BJP leader Meenakshi Lekhi was confident that BJP will perform well and claimed that CM Arvind Kejriwal will lose his Assembly seat.
AAP's decision comes after party meeting held by Arvind Kejriwal soon after polling was over.
The Delhi throne is significant for the BJP as it sets its eyes on ending a 20-year drought in the national capital.
Tiwari dismissed the exit poll results that predict victory for the Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP
Delhi witnessed sluggish voting throughout the day. The voter turnout saw remained lower than the 2015 assembly elections.
'We want to ensure that democracy survives, hence, every citizen of Shaheen Bagh is voting,' a voter said.
Kejriwal had suggested that women should discuss with male members of the family before voting.
The video shows Lamba arguing with the AAP worker. She can be then seen trying to slap the man, but misses.
While AAP leader Sanjay Singh called it the lowest form of remark, the Delhi CM said, 'God bless everyone, even people from the BJP.'
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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