Local favourites Mohun Bagan remained in the title hunt with a 2-1 victory over Churchill Brothers in the I-League here today. Bhaichung Bhutia and Habibur Rahman Mondal fired home for the winners who are now in the fourth slot with 24 points. Mboyo Iyomi reduced the margin for the visitors, with all the goals coming in the first session at the Salt Lake Stadium. In Margao, Dempo’s Climax Lawrence scored once in each half to guide the hosts to a 2-1 win over JCT at Nehru Stadium. Climax cancelled out JCT’s Sunil Chhetri’s 18th-minute strike and then scored the winner in the 89th minute to put Dempo clear of Churchill Brothers and JCT at the top with 30 points.