BJP wins in Ghaziabad mayoral poll

The BJP on Tuesday won the mayoral by-election in Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh, officials said.

IANS| Last Updated: Feb 16, 2016, 14:50 PM IST

Ghaziabad: The BJP on Tuesday won the mayoral by-election in Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh, officials said.

Bharatiya Janata Party`s Ashu Verma defeated Samajwadi Party`s Sudan Rawal by 45,228 votes.

There were 12 candidate in the fray but the main contest was between the BJP and the ruling Samajwadi Party.