AAP MLA Gulab Singh is ahead of his closest rival Rajesh Gahlot of the BJP by winning 43,726 votes against Gahlot’s 38,640 as per the latest trends from the Matiala Assembly constituency.
The Matiala constituency has the largest electorate and also the highest number of first-time voters, which are 7,184. It is one constituency where wooing the big constituent villages will hold the key to political power.
The constituency will see a triangular contest between:
- AAP MLA Gulab Singh Yadav
- Sumesh Shokeen Congress
- Rajesh Gahlot BJP
The constituency, which is part of the West Delhi Lok Sabha constituency, is situated close to the Haryana border and is scheduled to go to the polls on 8 February. The counting of votes will take place on 11 February.