After BJP’s sweeping victory in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand, Delhi is preparing for Prime Minister, Narendra Modi’s roadshow. PM Modi will also do a victory walk and a speech. After that a grand welcome awaits him at the party headquarters in New Delhi. This is the first time Narendra Modi is making a public appearance since the election results came out yesterday. Earlier Amit Shah, the President of the party in his victory speech yesterday had said BJP is set to form government in 4 states, and it is the victory of PM’s leadership as PM Modi was the face of BJP’s poll campaign in Uttar Pradesh.
“The BJP was set to win over 310 of 403 seats in the state,” BJP chief Amit Shah said while delivering his victory speech at the party’s headquarters in Delhi, where he was welcomed by hundreds of workers singing and dancing to celebrate the party’s massive sweep of Uttar Pradesh, said Saturday’s election results prove that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the most popular leader since Independence.
“The results are very encouraging for the BJP, we are going to form the government in four states – UP, Uttarakhand, Goa and Manipur,” the BJP chief said, thanking voters and party workers in all five states where assembly elections were held. He said the results were a victory of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s leadership and the mandate would “take the country’s politics in a new direction.”
The BJP, along with allies, has won 325 of UP’s 403 seats, leaving less than a 100 to be shared by all other parties. It has also swept Uttarakhand, adjacent to UP. Goa and Manipur, which saw direct contests between the Congress and BJP, have not given any party a majority and the BJP is in with a chance to form government with the support of others.