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Delhi Election Results 2015 - Timarpur

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Pankaj Pushkar (AAP) Rajni Abbi (BJP)

Timarpur is one of the 70 assembly constituencies of Delhi. Pankaj Pushkar (AAP) has won the Assembly election 2015, got 64,477 votes against Rajni Abbi of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) who has 43,830 votes.

Votes polled on Feb 7 and the results was announced on Feb 10, 2015.

One of the seventy assembly constituencies in Delhi, Timarpur is currently represented by Harish Khanna of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) who won the seat in 2013 by defeating his nearest BJP rival Rajni Abbi by a margin of 3383 votes. In a triangular contest, Harish Khanna, a professor of Hindi in Shyam Lal College, polled 39650 votes whereas Rajni Abbi, former Delhi mayor, secured 36267 votes. The two- time Congress MLA Surinder Pal Singh Bittoo, the winner of the seat in 2008, slipped to the third position with 32825 votes. Prem Wadhwa, who contested on the ticket of the Mayawati led Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), came a distant fourth with just 1414 votes.

In the previous assembly elections held in 2008, Timarpur was won by Surinder Pal Singh of the Congress who retained the seat by trouncing Surya Prakash Khatri of the BJP by a margin of 2413 votes. Surinder Pal Singh had emerged victorious form the seat in 2003 thanks to his victory over Rajendra Gupta by a margin of 5974 votes.

In the first elections to the Delhi legislative assembly held in 1993, which paved the way for the formation of the BJP government in Delhi under Madan Lal Khurana, the Timarpur assembly seat went in favour of the BJP whose nominee Rajendra Gupta won the seat by trouncing Hari Shanker Gupta of the Congress by 5056 votes.

In the next assembly polls in 1998, Jagdish Anand of the Congress successfully contested against the BJP which has fielded Raghuvansh Singhal. While Jagdish Anand polled 27411 votes, Raghuvansh Singhal managed to get 19559 votes.

Timarpur is one of the ten assembly constituencies that unite to form the parliamentary constituency of North East Delhi which is currently represented by Manoj Tiwari of the BJP who won the seat by defeating his nearest AAP rival Anand Kumar by a margin of 1,44,084 votes in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. The sitting Congress MP Jai Prakash Aggarwal was relegated to the third position with 2,14,792 votes. Earlier Manoj Tiwari had unsuccessfully contested as a Samajwadi Party candidate against Yogi Adityanath from the Gorakhpur Lok Sabha seat in 2009.

Timarpur Election News

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Posted On : Aug 06,2018,    6:04 pm
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Posted On : Aug 05,2018,    10:22 pm
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Posted On : Jul 26,2018,    10:24 pm
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Posted On : Jul 17,2018,    2:36 pm
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