What they say

Meenakshi Verma Ambwani New Delhi | Updated on March 12, 2018 Published on May 16, 2014

Priya Dutt who fought from Mumbai North Central constituency says: "People's mandate has been decisive. I humbly accept their verdict and thank them for all the the support. I congratulate Poonam (Mahajan) for her victory, and extend her my best wishes.''

Milind Deora

Thank all my supporters. Congrats to the winner & wishes to Modiji. Hope the nation moves forward. Congress will introspect & emerge stronger

Shashi Tharoor

Leading by 7,000 but process interrupted for counting of postal ballots. We just have to await the voters' verdict.​ Not speaking till then.

Shashi Tharoor

I have worked hard and honestly for the people of Thiruvananthapuram for 5 years. They are the best judge of what they need from their MP.

Shekhar Kapur

So who will be leader of the Opposition now? Who will take on @narendramodi in Parliament?

Anand Mahindra

To young Indians: Celebrate the privilege of being citizens of a country where you have freedom of expression & the power to choose your rulers.

Narendra Modi

I look forward to receiving your good wishes on the specially created Victory Wall.


My congratulations to Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalitha ji on her landslide victory.


Hearty congratulations dear @narendramodi Ji on your historic win. Best wishes.

Vijay Mallya

Finally looking forward to a strong and stable Narendra Modi-led BJP Government with an absolute majority and no coalition pressures.

Karan Johar

BJP....the first major Blockbuster of the year!!!! Huge opening and no sign of a Monday drop!!!

Preity Zinta:

I'm confident that India will prosper, be safe & develop like never before. History will mark this day in gold.

Pritish Nandy:

Scam-ridden UPA2 has finally got its come-uppance.

Farhan Akhtar

New chapter in Indian politics begins today. Here's hoping for five years of positive growth & development for India and all her people.

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Published on May 16, 2014
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