BJP leading in Greater Faridabad region with 6 out of 8 seats

Note: This story is correct as of 23:19 IST

1. The Seatshare Story

BJP won 6 of the total 8 seats - an increase of 3 seats from the 2014 election. Congress came in second: it bagged 1 seats, a fall of 2 from the previous election. Others lagged further behind: it bagged 1 seats, unchanged from the previous election.

2. Vote share

BJP's voteshare was 45.2%, an increase of 6.4% from the previous election. Congress had 36.2% voteshare: an increase of 10.4% from the previous election. Others had 15.6% voteshare: a fall of 3.2% from the previous election. JJP had 2.1% voteshare: an increase of 2.1% from the previous election.

3. Margin of victory

The median margin of victory increased from 6.65% in 2014 to 14.0%, indicating a relatively less competitive election.

BJP had a relatively high median victory margin of 17.0%, and won most of the seats it contested with a comfortable margin. Congress had a relatively low median victory margin of 2.0%, and won most of the seats it did with a narrow margin.

4. Constituency-wise results

Constituency-wise results for Greater Faridabad are included in the table below:

AC Name Leading Candidate Leading Party Lead Margin
Badkhal SEEMA TRIKHA Bharatiya Janata Party 2545
Ballabhgarh MOOL CHAND SHARMA Bharatiya Janata Party 41713
Faridabad Narender Gupta Bharatiya Janata Party 21713
Faridabad Nit NEERAJ SHARMA Indian National Congress 3242
Hodal (SC) JAGDISH NAYAR Bharatiya Janata Party 3387
Palwal DEEPAK MANGLA Bharatiya Janata Party 28296
Prithla NAYAN PAL RAWAT Independent 16429
Tigaon RAJESH NAGAR Bharatiya Janata Party 33841