GE Results 2019: Boxer Vijender Singh trails in South Delhi against BJP
Lok Sabha Election result 2019: Congress’s Vijender Singh trails in South Delhi, BJP’s Ramesh Bidhuri leads
Congress’ candidate and India’s only Olympic bronze-medal winning boxer, Vijender Singh is trailing in the South Delhi Lok Sabha seat, which voted on May 12. Vijender Singh, who is also a Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) in Haryana was named as the Congress candidate on April 22. The other two big names from South Delhi Lok Sabha constituency were Aam Aadmi Party’s Raghav Chadha, and sitting BJP parliamentarian Ramesh Bidhuri.
The South Delhi Lok Sabha constituency came into existence in 1966 and has a considerable number of Jat and Gurjar voters. The constituency included 10 Delhi Vidhan Sabha segments – Chattarpur, Palam, Bijwasan, Kalkaji, Mehrauli, Deoli, Ambedkar Nagar, Sangam Vihar, Tughlaqabad and Badarpur.