India's foreign minister congratulates Modi on election victory

by Reuters
Thursday, 23 May 2019 05:32 GMT

NEW DELHI, May 23 (Reuters) - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party has won the general election, a senior party leader said on Thursday.

"Many congratulations to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for delivering such a massive victory for the Bharatiya Janata Party," Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Twitter.

"I express my gratitude to the people of the country." (Reporting by Krishna N. Das; Editing by Clarence Fernandez)

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