New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party leader Abhay Kumar Varma took lead in early trends from Laxmi Nagar Vidhan Sabha constituency. Also Read - Delhi Lockdown Likely To Be Extended Till May 24, Metro Services To Remain Shut: Report

The counting of votes for Laxmi Nagar Assembly seat in Delhi that went to polls on Feb 8 began at 8 AM. The final results are expected by the evening. Also Read - Delhi Starts Oxygen Concentrator Banks in Every District, to Provide Home Delivery to COVID Patients

The seat witnessed a tough contest between AAP leader Nitin Tyagi, Abhay Kumar Verma of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Hari Dutt Sharma of the Indian National Congress. Also Read - With 500 ICU Bed Facility, Delhi's Iconic Ram Leela Maidan Turns Into COVID Care Centre

In 2015, Nitin Tyagi defeated BJP’s BB Tyagi by 5,000-odd votes. Recently, he had hogged the limelight for his assets which have gone up by Rs 20 lakh in the last five years.

Areas under the constituency

Kundan nagar, Krishan Kunj, Guru Ramdas Nagar, Laxmi Nagar, Gururam Das Nagar, Ramesh Park, Garhwali Mohalla, Laxmi Nagar, Lalita Park, Shakarpur, Pandav Nagar, Mandwali, Samaspur

Live Updates

  • 4:23 PM IST

    Laxmi Nagar Assembly Seat Result 2020 LIVE: BJP’s Abhay Kumar Verma Wins

  • 1:10 PM IST

    Laxmi Nagar Assembly Seat Result 2020 LIVE: AAP’s Nitin Tyagi leading by 4733 votes . Counting underway

  • 12:09 PM IST

    Laxmi Nagar Assembly Seat Result 2020 LIVE: “I take responsibility for the party’s performance, we will analyse the factors behind this. Reason for the drop in our vote percentage is politics of polarization by both BJP and AAP”, said Subhash Chopra, Delhi Congress Chief.

  • 11:52 AM IST

    Laxmi Nagar Assembly Seat Result 2020 LIVE: BJP’s Abhay Kumar Varma continues to lead over his rivals. Counting underway

  • 10:56 AM IST

    Laxmi Nagar Assembly Seat Result 2020 LIVE: BJP’s Ajay Kumar Varma takes lead. Counting underway