New Delhi : In the not too long ago concluded Delhi Assembly elections, greater than 43,000 votes went to the 'None of the Above' class account.
Voting for 70 seats of Delhi Assembly was held on February eight and the counting of votes came about on Tuesday. The essential contest in these elections was believed to be between the Aam Aadmi Party and the BJP.
There had been a complete of 672 candidates within the fray of which 79 had been girls. <! –
The voting proportion was 62.59, 5 p.c lower than the 2015 voting proportion.
According to the info placed on the Election Commission web site, 43,108 votes had been forged within the NOTA class, which is 0.5 p.c of the entire votes forged.
According to the Commission's knowledge, the Aam Aadmi Party has nearly repeated its 2015 efficiency and received 62 seats. Its vote proportion was 53.57 whereas BJP's vote proportion was 38.51 and it bought eight seats.
The Congress couldn’t open an account for the second consecutive time within the Delhi Assembly elections. In the 2015 Delhi Assembly elections, NOTA obtained 0.four p.c of the entire votes. Then you received 67 seats.
In September 2013, following an order given by the Supreme Court, the Election Commission included the NOTA button because the final choice on the voting panel in digital voting machines.