Washington, May 24: Heading with a super-sized victory for a second term in the office, Prime Minister Narendra Modi led Bharatiya Janata Party won hearts with smashing majority. As wishes from world leaders started pouring in, US President Donald Trump on Thursday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his "big" election victory, saying "great things" are in store for bilateral ties between the two nations with the Indian premier's re-election.
In a tweet, US President Donald Trump said, “Congratulations to Prime Minister @NarendraModi and his BJP party on their BIG election victory! Great things are in store for the US-India partnership with the return of PM Modi at the helm. I look forward to continuing our important work together!”
Appreciating the efforts and dwelling on indulging in strengthening ties, world leaders express their faith in solidifying relations with India under PM Modi’s leadership.
President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades also congratulated Prime Minister Modi. He tweeted saying, “Congratulations @narendramodi for your election as @PMOIndia. My best wishes for every success in your second term in office. I express my strong commitment to continue working with you in order to enhance the already solid and amicable relations between our two countries.”
Surpassing its 2014 tally of 282 seats in the 543-member Lower House, the Bharatiya Janata Party had won 302 seats creating history in itself! The National Democratic Alliance forms a new government with 351 seats sealing a phenomenal electoral victory.