TORONTO, Ontario, Canada—NDP leader Jagmeet Singh has won his seat in BC’s Burnaby South riding with a big margin of 5634 votes. According to the latest results by Elections Canada, Jagmeet Singh received 15,532 votes, while his opponent Jay Shin of Conservative party received 12,929 votes.
Neelam Brar, the Liberal candidate for BC’s Burnaby South, secured 9898 votes. However, the final vote count has not been determined.
“Thank you, Canada. What a night – and what an unforgettable journey this campaign has been. With our new NDP caucus in Ottawa, I’m incredibly excited to continue our critical work to achieve the priorities that we’ve heard from people across this country,” tweeted Jagmeet Singh.