BJP’s East Delhi candidate Gautam Gambhir has won the East Delhi Lok Sabha constituency seat. He has defeated Congress candidate Arvinder Singh Lovely by 3,91,222 votes.Tweeting on his lead in East Delhi constituency, Gautam Gambhir tweeted, “Neither it’s a ‘Lovely’ cover drive and nor it is an ‘Atishi’ ballebaazi. It’s just the BJP’s ‘gambhir’ ideology which people have supported. Thanks a lot to all the BJP team-mates for getting this mandate. We won’t fail people’s choice.” “Congratulations my brother for your win @GautamGambhir. More power to you @BJP4India,” Harbhajan wrote on Twitter.Gambhir was quick to reply on his former teammate’s post and even mentioned about Harbhajan’s superb performance in the just-concluded Indian Premier League 2019.
Atishi congratulated Gambhir and said that she will “always be available for help and collaboration for the betterment of East Delhi”. Gambhir joined the BJP in March this year and was given a ticket fro East Delhi constituency He had said that he joined politics to find solutions to problems faced by people. With this the cricketer Gautham Gambhir starts a new innings in politics, Hopefully this shift will result in good for the people. He was one of the most influential cricketers of the last century and is known for his 97 in the cricket world cup finals which we won.