Expressing confidence about the performance of his party in Varanasi, Aam Aadmi Party ( AAP ) chief Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said that his party will win from here.
Pitted against Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi from here, Kejriwal discarded Congress’s candidate Ajay Rai even from the race.
“Yes we will win, Modi ji is losing. Ajay Rai ji is not even in the contest,” said Kejriwal.
Voting in the ninth and final phase of Lok Sabha elections is underway amid tight security.
Polling is taking place in 41 parliamentary constituencies, spread across three states. The constituencies going to polls are six in Bihar, 18 in Uttar Pradesh and 17 in West Bengal. Voting began at 7 a.m. and will continue till 6 p.m.