'Modi wave is not a myth anymore'
As the Bharatiya Janata Party continues to win the 16th Lok Sabha elections overwhelmingly, Social Media is awash with chatter about Narendra Modi and his historic victory. Rachitaa Gupta curates some of the posts on Twitter and elsewhere.
- Political cartoonist Shreyas Navare presented Modi's victory thus:
- Following his impressive win from Varanasi and Vadodara, Modi shared his sentiments in a tweet that has seen a significant number of retweets.
- — Narendra Modi (@narendramodi)Mon, May 12 2014 12:55:25Today once again India has won! The power of the ballot has won & spirit of democracy has emerged supreme. My Blog http://nm4.in/1nzxTVU
- — Kiran Bedi (@thekiranbedi)Fri, May 16 2014 08:31:07(Country gets a new generation leader) Narendra Modi's victory tweet creates record - The Times of India on Mobile http://toi.in/sMAh8Y
- Good wishes and congratulations from several high profile people people pour in for the BJP and Modi. Chants of 'Modified' are abundant on Twitter.
- — Dr Manmohan Singh (@PMOIndia)Fri, May 16 2014 07:53:41Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh calls Shri Narendra Modi and congratulated him on his party's victory in the Lok Sabha elections.
- — Kiran Bedi (@thekiranbedi)Fri, May 16 2014 04:05:28India on its way to be hugely 'MODIFIED'! New India! Post independence! One which will belong to all! Modern, Prosperous and Vibrant!
- — Azmi Shabana (@AzmiShabana)Fri, May 16 2014 09:50:26What a decisive victory for Modi and the BJP! The people of India have voted for change. Let the new Govt rule wisely and well..
- People have also taken some digs are at the Congress's abysmal loss.
- — Faking News (@fakingnews)Fri, May 16 2014 08:56:57BREAKING: Congress looking for allies to form an opposition in Lok Sabha http://www.fakingnews.firstpost.com/2014/05/congress-looking-for-allies-to-form-an-opposition-in-lok-sabha/ … #ElectionResults #Results2014