Chandigarh, December 7
In a neck-and-neck contest so far, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has gained an edge over the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as per the initial trends in the counting of votes for the Delhi civic body polls on Wednesday.
As per the official data by the Election Commission till 10 am, the AAP which was trailing since the counting began at 8 am, gained a lead over the ruling BJP.
Counting for the 250 wards of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi began at 8 am amid tight security arrangements at 42 centres.
Early trends show tight race between the BJP and the AAP, while the Congress was far behind.