Modi thanks voters for landslide support
As the crowd cheered 'Modi! Modi!', the Gujarat Chief Minister, under whose leadership, the BJP-led NDA delivered a strong result at the polls, said: "I humbly thank people of Vadodara."
Thanking the people of his constituency, Modi said: "After filing nomination, I have been able to give Vadodara barely 50 minutes and you have given me 5.7 lakh votes. Thank you for your support."
He said people of Vadodara have created a new record by giving him 5.7 lakh votes.
"In the history of elections such a margin was not seen in a general elections ever," he said.
He said: "This is the first time after independence that a party other than the Congress has got a clear majority."
Following the landslide victory on Friday, the BJP-led NDA is all set to form the next government in New Delhi with a clear majority under the leadership of Narendra Modi.