BJP’s Ajay Mahawar wins Ghonda Seat (Photo Credit: File Photo - PTI Image)
Delhi Assembly Elections 2020 – Ghonda Constituency: Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Ajay Mahawar defeated Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) Shridutt Sharma. Ajay Mahawar defeated Shridutt Sharma by a margin of 28,370 votes.
In the Ghonda Assembly seat, the candidates contesting were Ajay Mahawar (BJP), Bhisham Sharma (INC), Shridutt Sharma (AAP), Anil Singh (SLSP), Avni Dhilwal (NYP), Dr Tejpal (RRC), Bimlesh Kumar Sharma (SBP), Manish Kumar (MKVP), Man Singh (JKP), Reema (RJP), KP Rangari (PPID), Harish (IND). Counting of the votes for the Delhi Assembly elections 2020 began today at 8 AM.
The voting for all 70-seats of Delhi's Legislative Assembly elections was held on Saturday. Delhi witnessed a three-cornered contest between the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress.
In the Ghonda Assembly, there were a total of 2,22,280 eligible electors, of which 1,21,205 were male, 1,01,075 female and 0 voters of the third gender. The electorate gender ratio in Ghonda in 2020 is 833.92. Among the first-time voters in 2020 in Ghonda, there are a total of 3378 voters in the 18-19 years age group.
It is to be noted that Ghonda Assembly seat has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of 12.85 per cent. The estimated literacy level of the district in which this constituency falls in is 83.1 per cent.
In the 2015 Delhi Assembly elections, AAP's Shri Dutt Sharma won this seat by defeating Sahab Singh Chauhan of BJP.
In 2013, BJP's Sahab Singh Chauhan won this seat defeating Bhisham Sharma of Congress.
In the 2008 Assembly elections, BJP's Sahab Singh Chauhan won this seat defeating Bheeshma Sharma of Congress.