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MCD polls: AAP past halfway mark, BJP's 15-year rein under threat

The BJP, which exit polls predicted to suffer a massive defeat, put up a spirited fight, winning 83 wards and leading in 19, as its leaders hoped for a reversal of trends.

December 07, 2022 / 12:52 PM IST
Aam Aadmi Party. (File image)

Aam Aadmi Party. (File image)

The Aam Aadmi Party looks on course to end the BJP's 15-year rule at the Delhi municipal corporation with the latest trends and results putting the party's overall tally past the magic figure of 126.

The BJP, which exit polls predicted to suffer a massive defeat, put up a spirited fight, winning 83 wards and leading in 19, as its leaders hoped for a reversal of trends.

According to figures available at 12.30 pm, the AAP has won 104 seats and was ahead in 31, totalling up to 135. The MCD has 250 wards, and the simple majority mark is 126.

The Congress on the other hand was lagging far behind, winning just five seats and leading in as many others.