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Uday Kotak, MD & CEO Kotak Mahindra Bank, on Twitter: Time for the transformation of India. Time for deep reform. I dream of us as a worldwide superpower in my lifetime. Heartiest congratulations to @narendramodi, the BJP, and the NDA.
Election Results chief Asaduddin Owaisi leading with over eighty-five,000 votes from Hyderabad Lok Sabha constituency.

The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) applicants have been leading in 12 Lok Sabha seats in Odisha even as the BJP changed into beforehand in nine constituencies as in keeping with initial traits, officers stated Sambit Patra maintains to the path in Puri, Odisha.
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Election Results are wonderful for the market because it offers a solid Govt for the subsequent five years. However submit preliminary euphoria, consciousness might shift to hardcore financial decisions and the manner wherein slowdown and financial system are treated in Modi2.Zero. We are wonderful on a long time for the markets, our NIFTY goal in a bullish situation is 13000, for which increase prices need to capture up.

BJP candidate Sadhvi Pragya: I am positive I will win. With my victory, (dharma) righteousness will prevail and dishonesty could be destroyed. I thank the human beings of Bhopal.

Markets had been seeking out stability, continuity and strong management in place of a fractured mandate – this has brought about the new excessive. We believe India allocation from global funds will increase and more ETF flows are probably over the fast time period that would force the markets even better.

The ruling Congress has taken an impressive lead of over 70,000 votes inside the lone Lok Sabha constituency within the Union Territory.
Congress candidate V Vaithilingam has secured 1, seventy-four, 718 votes at the same time as his nearest rival Narayanasamy Kesavan of AINRC has polled ninety,814 votes, consistent with the state-of-the-art records made available by the Election Commission.
Congress is part of the DMK led alliance whilst AINRC is an ally of the BJP.

The BJP become ahead in 9 of the 11 Lok Sabha seats in Chhattisgarh whilst the Congress become main iin,as in step with the developments to be had to this point.
In the Raipur seat, kingdom BJP vice president Sunil Soni changed into main over Congress candidate and Raipur Mayor Pramod Dubey with the aid of 21,368 votes.
In Durg seat, BJP’s Vijay Baghel become in advance of Congress nominee Pratima Chandrakar by 29,869 votes.
In Rajnandgaon seat, BJP’s Santosh Pandeywas leading over Congress rival Bholaram Sahuby 454 votes.
In Raigarh, BJP’s Gomtee Sai was leading over Congress nominee Laljeet Singh Rathiya with the aid of sixteen,329 votes.

Senior BJP leader and Minority Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and thanked the people at the BJP’s “massive victory” in the Lok Sabha polls.
Riding on a huge Modi wave sweeping thru maximum components of India, the BJP became set to return to electricity as it led in 295 seats whilst the Congress trailed far in the back of with 50, in line with traits released Thursday by way of the Election Commission for all 542 seats that went to polls.
“Prime Minister Narendra Modi — Many Congratulations for securing such a huge victory for the BJP. I am grateful to the people,” Swaraj tweeted.
With its allies, the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance may want to win 343 seats inside the 543-member Lok Sabha. In the last election, the NDA had 336 seats whilst BJP accounted for 282.