It was an important day for India yesterday as the results of Lok Sabha election 2019 were finally declared. It was a historic win for BJP as it became the first single party to win more than 300 seats in Lok Sabha after the Congress 1984 win. Citizens all over the country are overjoyed by this and are celebrating.
Congratulatory posts are pouring in for PM Narendra Modi from around the globe as world leaders took to Twitter. American President, Donald J. Trump also went ahead to say that big things are in store with regards to India-USA partnership. Same statement was issued by Boris Johnson, a Member of the Parliament in the UK.
Here is what the leaders had to say about Modi’s emphatic win:
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!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 23, 2019
Congratulations @narendramodi on your emphatic victory in Indian #ElectionResults2019. A strong endorsement for your optimistic vision of New India. Let’s look forward to an even closer partnership between UK-India in the years ahead. @UKinIndia pic.twitter.com/A2alPgQ5BO
— Boris Johnson (@BorisJohnson) May 23, 2019
I congratulate Prime Minister Modi on the electoral victory of BJP and allies. Look forward to working with him for peace, progress and prosperity in South Asia
— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) May 23, 2019
Congratulations, my friend @Narendramodi, on your impressive election victory! The election results further reaffirm your leadership of the world's largest democracy. Together we will continue to strengthen the great friendship between India & Israel.
Well done, my friend! ?????
— Benjamin Netanyahu (@netanyahu) May 23, 2019
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.
— Nicos Anastasiades (@AnastasiadesCY) May 23, 2019
Congratulations on your victory and the peoples re-endorsement of your leadership.
Sri Lanka looks forward to continuing the warm and constructive relationship with India in the future.@narendramodi
— Maithripala Sirisena (@MaithripalaS) May 23, 2019
Congratulations to @narendramodi on a magnificent victory! We look forward to working closely with you.
— Ranil Wickremesinghe (@RW_UNP) May 23, 2019
My heartfelt congratulations to Prime Minister @narendramodi for his great electoral victory. Together, we will make sure that relations between #Portugal and #India will rise to a new level of friendship and cooperation in the next years.
— António Costa (@antoniocostapm) May 23, 2019
On behalf of the Government and the people of Tanzania, I congratulate Y'r Excellency Narendra Modi on y'r re-election as Prime Minister of India.This indicates the confidence that y'r compatriots have in you. Be assured of our commitment to strengthen our bilateral co-operation
— Dr John Magufuli (@MagufuliJP) May 23, 2019
I, on behalf of the people of Bhutan, offer heartiest congratulations to Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi @PMOIndia and his team on the election victory. As we look forward to working closely in years to come, we pray India achieves greater success under your leadership.
— PM Bhutan (@PMBhutan) May 23, 2019
— Raveesh Kumar (@MEAIndia) May 23, 2019
Needless to say, there is a division between citizens who are happy with this win and those that are not. Nevertheless, looking at these tweets, we can definitely hope for better foreign relations for India.