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Punjab Election Result 2022 highlights: What worked in favour of AAP?

Punjab Election Results 2022 LIVE updates: Bhagwant Mann's first priority will be employment for the youth, the CM to-be said on Thursday as AAP gets a huge mandate in the state.
Punjab Election Results 2022 LIVE updates: AAP supporters celebrate party's first huge gain outside Delhi. 
Punjab Election Results 2022 LIVE updates: AAP supporters celebrate party's first huge gain outside Delhi. 

Punjab Election Results 2022 LIVE updates: The Aam Aadmi Party is all set to gain control over Punjab in their first big win outside Delhi. In a massive gain from their 2017 result, AAP is leading in more than half the seats of the state assembly pushing Congress to a distant second in the state, according to the leads. ...Read More

For months ahead of the polls, Congress battled anti-incumbency and internal strife with Congress state chief and the chief minister not being on the same page. What started between Navjot Sidhu and Amarinder Singh continued between Sidhu and Charanjit Singh Channi as well, after Channi replaced Amarinder Singh. However, Congress put up a united face after Channi was declared the CM candidate. The Shiromani Akali Dal contested the election with the Bahujan Samaj Party. BJP tied up with Amarinder Singh's Punjab Lok Congress and SAD (Sanyukt) led by SS Dhindsa.

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Mar 10, 2022 1:28 PM IST

Punjab counting LIVE: Parkash Singh Badal now trails by 9,478

After 10th round of counting in the Lambi seat, Parkash Singh Badal trails by 9,478

Mar 10, 2022 1:23 PM IST

Punjab counting LIVE: Amarinder Singh defeated by AAP's Ajitpal Singh Kohli

Ajitpal Singh Kohli defeats Amarinder Singh
Ajitpal Singh Kohli defeats Amarinder Singh

AAP candidate Ajitpal Singh Kohli, who defeated former CM Captain Amarinder Singh from Patiala, taking certificate of victory from returning officer at Patiala.

Mar 10, 2022 12:52 PM IST

Punjab result LIVE updates: Congress loses to AAP in Ludhiana West

Congress's Bharat Bhushan Ashu loses to AAP by 7,254 votes from Ludhiana west

Mar 10, 2022 12:50 PM IST

Punjab counting LIVE: ‘For this inqilab: Kejriwal's message for Punjab

Mar 10, 2022 12:46 PM IST

Punjab Assembly election result LIVE: 4 more rounds to go; Mann maintains lead

Bhagwant Mann maintains lead of 42,030 votes from Dhuri; Mann gets 61133 votes, while Congress candidate Dalvir Singh Goldy gets 19,103 after 10 rounds; four more rounds to go

Mar 10, 2022 12:41 PM IST

Punjab counting LIVE: AAP wins Lehra seat in Sangrur

AAP won the Lehra seat in Sangrur. Barinder Goyal of AAP defeated former CM Rajinder Kaur Bhattal (Cong) and Parminder Singh Dhindsa (SAD Sanyukt) with a margin of 27,000 votes

Mar 10, 2022 12:39 PM IST

Punjab counting LIVE: Sidhu congratulates AAP

"The voice of the people is the voice of God …. Humbly accept the mandate of the people of Punjab …. Congratulations to Aap !!!." Sidhu tweeted.

Mar 10, 2022 12:35 PM IST

Punjab counting LIVE updates: Celebration outside Bhagwant Mann's residence

As Bhagwant Mann is set to be the new Punjab chief minister, a large number of AAP volunteers, Sangrur deputy commissioner Ramvir along with Senior Superintendent of Police Swapan Sharma reached Mann's Sangrur residence on Thursday. The Aam Aadmi Party CM face's residence was decorated and his security was increased.

Mann, his sister Manpreet Kaur and AAP Punjab in-charge Jarnail Singh are at his residence. Mann will shortly address from the stage set outside his house. Earlier, in the morning Mann visited Mantuana Sahib Gurdwara and prayed for success.

 

Mar 10, 2022 12:31 PM IST

Punjab counting LIVE: The ‘Mann’ of the match

Photo by Keshav Singh
Photo by Keshav Singh

AAP supporters celebrating in Chandigarh

Mar 10, 2022 12:29 PM IST

Punjab counting LIVE: Latest from Ludhiana segment-wise

Ludhiana trends
Ludhiana trends
Mar 10, 2022 12:24 PM IST

Punjab LIVE: Latest leads of the 117 seats in Punjab

AAP leading on 89 seats as of 11.40am
AAP leading on 89 seats as of 11.40am
Mar 10, 2022 12:18 PM IST

Punjab Counting LIVE: Latest from Dera Baba Nanak constituency

Congress' Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa increases lead over SAD's Ravikiran Singh Kahlon.

Mar 10, 2022 12:16 PM IST

Punjab Counting LIVE: Covid norms relaxed

Viewing the current status of COVID-19 in these poll going states, the Election Commission has decided to relax the guidelines on victory processions during and after the counting and has withdrawn the blanket ban on victory processions. However, this relaxation will be subject to existing instructions of SDMA and preventive measures, imposed by concerned district authorities, EC said. 

Mar 10, 2022 12:15 PM IST

Punjab counting LIVE: AAP leading in Ferozepur (Rura)

AAP's Rajnish Dhayia leading with 20,688 votes after 12th round at Ferozepur (rural)

Mar 10, 2022 12:11 PM IST

Punjab counting LIVE: AAP leading in all 4 constituencies in Ferozepur

AAP is leading in all 4 constituencies in Ferozepur as well as 2 assembly segments of district Fazilka even though a close contest going on between AAP's Amandeep Singh with BJP's Vandana at Balluwala while Senior Congress leader Sunil Jakhar's nephew Sandeep Jakhar at Abohar.

Mar 10, 2022 12:10 PM IST

Punjab counting LIVE: Big blow to Bains brothers

Bains brothers of Ludhiana losing badly as per trends. Both Simarjeet Bains and Balwinder Bains have not secured even 5,000 votes till now. While Balwinder Bains from Ludhiana South has got only 2,717 votes after the sixth round counting, his brother Simarjeet Bains from Atam Nagar has only got 4,672 votes so far.

Mar 10, 2022 12:09 PM IST

Punjab counting LIVE update: Celebrations at Mohali

Photo by Ravi Kumar
Photo by Ravi Kumar

AAP supporters are celebrating the victory of the party all over Punjab.

Mar 10, 2022 12:01 PM IST

Punjab counting LIVE: Latest from Channi's Chamkaur Sahib

Chamkaur Sahib

Round 8

CM Charanjit Singh Channi continuously trailing from AAP candidate

APP-32,860

SAD-BSP- 1,604

INC-30,880

BJP-974

Mar 10, 2022 11:54 AM IST

Punjab results LIVE: This AAP candidate has the highest lead in the state so far

AAP candidate Aman Arora gets thumping lead of 47,962 votes, highest in the state so far; polled 61320 votes, Congress’ Jaswinder Dhiman 13358 and SAD Baldev Mann 8830

Mar 10, 2022 11:52 AM IST

Punjab counting LIVE: Latest from Lambi; Parkash Singh Badal trails

11-time MLA Parkash Singh Badal trails by over 5,000 votes from AAP's novice candidate Gurmeet Khuddian in Lambi after 5th round.

Mar 10, 2022 11:45 AM IST

Punjab counting LIVE: 8th round of counting; Bhagwant Mann maintains lead

Bhagwant Mann maintains the lead with 2,9707 votes from Dhuri; Mann gets 43,898 votes, while Congress candidate Dalvir Singh Goldy gets 14,191 after 8th round

Mar 10, 2022 11:37 AM IST

People accepted Kejriwal-Bhagwant Mann duo: Raghav Chadha

AAP leader Raghav Chadha said that the results were an indication that the people of the state had accepted the duo of Kejriwal-Bhagwant Mann. "In future, Arvind Kejriwal will be the principal challenger of BJP and AAP will be Congress' national and natural replacement."

"We're 'aam aadmi' but when 'Aam Aadmi' rises the mightiest of thrones shake. Today's an important day in India's history, not only because AAP is winning one more state but because it has become a national force," he added.

Mar 10, 2022 11:35 AM IST

Punjab counting LIVE: AAP takes lead from Congress in Abohar

After 5th round of counting, AAP takes lead from the Congress in Abohar.

Mar 10, 2022 11:28 AM IST

Punjab Results LIVE: Parkash Singh Badal trailing after 4th round of counting

Five-term chief minister Parkash Singh Badal trailing from Lambi, after 4th rounds of counting.

Mar 10, 2022 11:26 AM IST

Punjab counting LIVE: Supporters with broom on the street as AAP sweeps Punjab election

Photo: Sameer Sehgal
Photo: Sameer Sehgal
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