MCD Elections Results 2017: Here's who said what
Bharatiya Janata Party's Delhi chief Manoj Tiwari on Wednesday said that he was sure his party would win the civic polls in the national capital.
New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party's Delhi chief Manoj Tiwari on Wednesday said that he was sure his party would win the civic polls in the national capital.
"I am sure we will win. I have no doubt about it," Tiwari told the media, as counting of votes began.
He said the BJP would make Delhi a "clean city" and free it from all sorts of diseases after the party "wins" the municipal elections.
Dr Harsh Vardhan, BJP
Trends look in tune with what I saw during campaigning. People have faith in policies of BJP and leadership of PM Narendra Modi.
Shahnwaz Hussain, BJP
Delhi voters have shaken the core of Arvind Kejriwal's AAP.
Yogendra Yadav, Swaraj India
We have zero expectations. But anything we get above that is a plus for us.
Gopal Rai, AAP
This is not a Modi wave, this is an EVM wave. This is the same wave that they (BJP) used in the Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, and Punjab polls.
Voting for 270 of the total 272 wards of the three municipal corporations saw around 54 per cent balloting on Sunday. Election was countermanded in two wards following the death of candidates.
Over 2,500 candidates contested the elections to North Delhi Municipal Corporation and South Delhi Municipal Corporation (104 seats each) and East Delhi Municipal Congress (64 seats).