The counting of votes for the Lok Sabha Election 2019 is underway and trends suggest that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is likely to return to power. The NDA is leading on over 300 seats, as per trends. While the final results are still awaited, BJP supporters have already started celebrating. And, not just in India.
BJP supporters in Australia's Sydney and Melbourne have started celebrating as trends show the party leading, according to ANI.
The supporters and workers of the saffron party have started celebrating on the occasion outside BJP's headquarters in New Delhi. Furthermore, the party has reportedly called 20,000 workers from across the nation to join the celebrations in the national capital. Security has been increased around the party's Delhi offices as more workers are expected to arrive through the day.
The festivities and fervour is not just confined to the national capital. The saffron party's supporters are celebrating the party's lead all over the nation in the Lok Sabha Polls 2019.
People were seen celebrating outside the BJP's office in Bengaluru and Kolkata.
Meanwhile, the incumbent External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his lead from the Varanasi seat. PM Modi is leading with over 1.44 lakh votes from Varanasi (Kashi) parliamentary constituency.
प्रधान मंत्री जी @narendramodi - भारतीय जनता पार्टी को इतनी बड़ी विजय दिलाने के लिए आपका बहुत बहुत अभिनन्दन. मैं देशवासियों के प्रति हृदय से कृज्ञता व्यक्त करती हूँ.- Chowkidar Sushma Swaraj (@SushmaSwaraj) 23 May 2019
(Edited by: Nehal Solanki)