Babarpur Assembly Election Result 2020 HIGHLIGHTS: Senior Aam Aadmi Party leader Gopal Rai has defeated Naresh Gaur of the Bharatiya Janata Party by 33062 votes. Gopal Rai got 84776 votes whereas Gaur could manage to get just 51714 votes.
Anveeksha Jain of the Congress 5131 votes. This is the second time Gopal Rai has defeated Naresh Gaur from Babarpur assembly seat. Last time, he had trumped Naresh Gaur by 36,000 votes. In the 2013 polls, Naresh Gaur pocketed the seat and Rai stood in third place with 25,723 votes.
After his win in 2015, Rai was made the Minister for Employment, Development, Labour, General Administration and Irrigation in the Delhi government headed by Arvind Kejriwal. The Babarpur assembly constituency is a part of the North East Delhi parliamentary seat. It is situated in the region of North Shahdara and has a considerable Muslim population.