People of Delhi have explained the true meaning of nationalism through their mandate, AAP’s prominent face Manish Sisodia said as he clinched victory on the Patparganj seat. Also Read - People of Delhi Have Defeated BJP's Divisive Agenda: P Chidambaram on Assembly Election Results
Sisodia, who retained his seat for the third time, said the BJP indulged in “politics of hate”, but people refused to be divided. Also Read - 'Janta Malik Hai': Bihar CM Nitish Kumar on Delhi Assembly Election Result 2020
“I am happy to have won the Patparganj seat again. The BJP indulged in politics of hate, but I thank the people of Patparganj. Today, Delhi’s people have chosen a government that works for them and explained the true meaning of nationalism through their mandate,” he told reporters. Also Read - What Happened to BJP's Tall Claims of Win? Kamal Nath on Delhi Assembly Election Result 2020
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Sisodia, who was the Deputy Chief Minister and led the government’s education reforms agenda, defeated BJP’s Ravinder Singh Negi by a margin of over 3,500 votes.
The initial trends saw a seesaw battle between Sisodia and Negi.
In 2013, Sisodia had won by a margin of 11,000 votes and in 2015 by over 28,000 votes.