Labour’s Sadiq Khan has broken the Conservatives’ eight-year hold on the London mayoralty by defeating Tory rival Zac Goldsmith.

The Tooting MP will become the first Muslim mayor of London after he emerged as the victor over Mr Goldsmith and 11 other contenders.

Sky’s election analyst Michael Thrasher said: “We’re looking at the distribution of first votes and Khan is a long way ahead of Goldsmith on that.

“We’re also looking at the distribution of second preference votes that would be re-distributed to those two leading candidates (and) again Khan is ahead of Goldsmith on that.

“It is mathematically impossible for Goldsmith to overtake Khan.”.. see more

source: skynews