BJP’s Prime Ministerial candidate, Narendra Modi, accepted the party’s victory in Lok Sabha Elections 2014 via a Tweet. He tweeted India has won, good days are coming to proclaim victory.
Election results are still being counted but the BJP is currently leading in more than 272 seats, which is the half-way mark. This is the first time any single party has won a clear majority since 1984.
These are also probably the first Lok Sabha elections that are being followed and debated online. You can check follow the Lok Sabha election results live via these apps or check out YouTube that has live streams from major national and regional news channels. Google also has an elections portal while Twitter too is abuzz with election results related tweets.
Here’s Modi’s first tweet proclaiming his victory.
India has won! भारत की विजय। अच्छे दिन आने वाले हैं।
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) May 16, 2014