(11 Dec 2018) Celebrations broke out outdoors the pinnacle workplace of the Indian Nationwide Congress in New Delhi as outcomes confirmed them main in 5 states within the nation’s State Meeting Elections.
Chanting “Lengthy reside Rahul Gandhi,” occasion employees danced on the road and claimed Gandhi to be the subsequent Prime Minister of India, at the same time as counting was not accomplished but.
Congress was main in Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, and Madhya Pradesh, states that beforehand had the ruling Bharatiya Janata Get together (BJP) authorities.
In a blow to the BJP authorities, it’s not main in any states.
The one comfort for BJP was an in depth struggle within the state of Madhya Pradesh, which additionally now exhibits Congress within the lead.
The elections had been a vital check for present Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s BJP, particularly within the run as much as the final elections subsequent yr.
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