Bollywood hails Modi's win in Indian general elections

Published: May 24, 2019
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Members of the Indian film fraternity, including veterans like Asha Bhosle and Akshay Kumar, congratulated Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the BJP-led coalition registered a landslide victory in the general elections.

Other artists like Twinkle Khanna, Varun Dhawan and Karan Johar, also congratulated Modi for the “fantastic win”.

Here’s what they tweeted:

Adnan Sami

Huge Congratulations to Amit Shah ji on a fantastic win!! I’m currently holidaying in Germany but have been eagerly watching the results from early morning! I’m extremely elated by this incredible sweep! Jai Hind!

Asha Bhosle

The Indian electorate has voted wisely. Congratulations to Honourable PM Modi, NDA and all BJP party cadres who have worked tirelessly to take our country into a Golden Age that is long overdue. Jai Hind.

Paresh Rawal

Had said earlier and will repeat again — Sardar Patel had Unified India and Narendra Modi will not let it disintegrate. Relax India, we are truly in safe hands.

Dharmendra Deol

Achhe din yaqeenan aayenge (Good days will certainly come).

Akshay Kumar

Heartiest congratulations Honourable Prime Minister Narendra Modiji on the historic win. All your efforts to advance the nation and put it on the global map have been acknowledged. Wishing you an even more successful second term.

Twinkle Khanna

Congratulations to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP on their sweeping victory. Democracy must always be celebrated. Here’s to our India that I hope becomes synonymous with inclusivity, harmony and development.

Karan Johar

The people have spoken, and India has chosen its leader. Congratulations Honourable. Prime Minister Narendra Modi for your historic win… Please accept my best wishes for your continued strength and success in performing the duties of this all-important office.

Ajay Devgn

The country knows what is right for them and they have made their choice.

Vivek Oberoi

Congratulations to Naya Bharat for giving a historic victory to Narendra Modiji! Today democracy has won and a progressive and united India has won. We are so proud to have Bharat’s asli hero as our PM again. We are all with you in your mission to make ‘Ek Bharat, Shresht Bharat’.

Anil Kapoor

The nation has spoken. Congratulations PM Narendra Modiji on the historic win. We, the citizens, look forward to the new heights that your leadership promises to take us.

Varun Dhawan

The country has decided. Congratulations honourable Prime Minister Narendra Modi sir on your victory. Looking forward to the future under you guidance and leadership where all Indians move ahead together.

Juhi Chawla

Wishing our PM a landslide victory. Har baar Modi sarkaar!

Huma Qureshi

We all voted and democracy has spoken. This is the will of the people. Congratulations to Narendra Modi. Hope India flourishes under your leadership.

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  • Bunny Rabbit
    May 24, 2019 - 6:13PM

    The reason is also because he has a weak opponent Recommend

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