Narendra Modi’s victory tweet in Lok Sabha Elections 2014 has become his most retweeted tweet ever within 20 minutes of going live, Twitter India reveals. At the time of filing this story, his tweet — “India has won! भारत की विजय। अच्छे दिन आने वाले हैं।”— has been more than 30,000 times and favorited more than 19,000 times.
Narendra Modi acknowledged his party’s victory in Lok Sabha Elections 2014 via his tweet. With the counting still going on, the BJP is 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.
You can follow the counting live using any of these apps or check YouTube for live streams from English, Hindi 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.
India has won! भारत की विजय। अच्छे दिन आने वाले हैं।
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) May 16, 2014