Okhla Election Result 2020 Live: AAP leader Amanatullah Khan wins by over 91,000 votes

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Updated:Feb 11, 2020 1:26:03 pm

Okhla Election Result 2020 LIVE, Amanatullah Khan (AAP) Election Result 2020 Live: After trailing during several rounds of counting, AAP's Amanatullah Khan registered a big victory on Okhla seat.

Okhla ELection Result, Okhla Delhi Election Result 2020AAP leader Amanatullah Khan is the sitting MLA from Okhla seat.

Amanatullah Khan (AAP) Election Result 2020 Live Coverage: Aam Aadmi Party’s sitting MLA Amanatullah Khan has won the Okhla seat by a record margin of over 91,000 votes. Khan defeated BJP’s Braham Singh and Congress’ Parvez Hashmi after trailing for initial few rounds of counting. Talking to reporters after the result, Amanatullah Khan described his triumph as the victory of AAP’s ‘workd’ over BJP’s divisive politics. “Dilli ki janta ne aaj BJP aur Amit Shah ji ko current lagane ka kaam kiya hai, ye kaam ki jeet huyi hai aur nafrat ki haar. Maine nahi, janta ne record toda hai,” news agency ANI quoted Khan, as saying.

Several exit polls had  predicted that Khan will retain the seat. Okhla is a Muslim-dominated seat with the community forming over 40% of the population. Khan had announced that he will conduct a low-key poll campaign in support of the ongoing anti-CAA and anti-NRC protests. Ahead of the elections, Khan had allegedly made a provocative speech before the violence at Jamia Millia University on December 15. According to his claim, Jamia Millia University students were not involved in the violence instead several BJP, VHP and RSS workers were involved in the protest. Later, an FIR was filed against Khan for instigating violence through his social media posts.

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    13:11 (IST)11 Feb 2020
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    The Okhla Assembly seat is one of the 70 Delhi assembly constituencies. It is a part of East Delhi Lok Sabha constituency and falls under the South East Delhi district. Amanatullah Khan defeated BJP rival by nearly 60,000 votes in 2015. This year, polling took place on February 8. According to the Election Commission of India, the final voter turnout was 62.59 per cent, which is five per cent less than 2015.
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