The Malviya Nagar Assembly constituency in NCT of Delhi is currently held by Somnath Bharti of the AAP. In the 2020 Assembly election held in Delhi Somnath Bharti defeated his nearest rival Shailender Singh of the BJP by 18144 votes, polling 57.97 of the votes cast in the constituency.
In the 2020 Delhi Assembly election, Malviya Nagar saw a voter turnout of 58.71 per cent — that is, 89778 of the 152918 registered voters here exercised their right to franchise. Somnath Bharti received 52043 votes, compared with 33899 votes polled by Shailender Singh. On the third position was Neetu Verma Soin of the Congress, who secured only 2856 votes to have a vote share of just 3.18 per cent.
In the previous Delhi Assembly election, held in 2015, Somnath Bharti of the AAP had won the Malviya Nagar seat by defeating Dr Nandani Sharma of the BJP by 15897 votes.