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Election Results: Amit Shah thanks Telangana for support even as BJP loses to Congress, set to form govt in 3 states

Telangana Election Results 2023: Union Home Minister Amit Shah lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi and expressed gratitude to the people of Telangana for their support in the constituent assembly elections.

Telangana Election Results 2023: Union Home Minister Amit Shah expresses gratitude to the people of Telangana for their support to BJP in the assembly elections even as BJP failed to gain majority vote in the state. (PTI)Premium
Telangana Election Results 2023: Union Home Minister Amit Shah expresses gratitude to the people of Telangana for their support to BJP in the assembly elections even as BJP failed to gain majority vote in the state. (PTI)

Telangana Election Results 2023: Union Home Minister Amit Shah lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi and expressed gratitude to the people of Telangana even as Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) lost majority votes to Indian Nation Congress (INC) in constituent assembly elections whose results were declared today.

Also read: Telangana Election Results 2023 LIVE: Congress’ responsibility has increased, says Revanth Reddy as trends hint at win

Amit Shah took to social media platform X and said, "Gratitude to Telangana people for encouraging support. Under PM Shri @narendramodi Ji's leadership the BJP will continue to work towards the development of Telangana. With people's support, we will certainly make Telangana a prosperous state. My heartfelt thanks to the Karyakartas of @BJP4Telangana and the State President Shri @kishanreddybjp Ji for their tireless efforts.

 

According to election results at official website of Election Commission of India, a 119 member constituency, Congress emerged victorious with 63 seats while Bharat Rashtra Samithi (BHRS) caught hold of 40 seats. BJP was seen trailing far behind with 8 seats while All India Majlis-E-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) gained 7 seats and Communist Party of India (CPI) could take charge of only 1 seat.

Also read: Telangana Assembly elections 2023 results Live: Who's leading and winning where | Check details here

Thus asper counting trends, Congress is set to dethrone K Chandrashekar Rao-led BRS government in Telangana. However, Congress is trailing far behind BJP in all the other three states whose results were declared today including Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh.

Also read: Assembly Election Results 2023 LIVE Updates: BJP sailing smooth in Rajasthan, MP, Chhattisgarh, Congress takes Telangana

In a post on X, PM Modi also thanked the people of Telangana and stated, “My dear sisters and brothers of Telangana, thank you for your support to the @BJP4India. Over the last few years, this support has only been increasing and this trend will continue in the times to come. Our bond with Telangana is unbreakable and we will keep working for the people. I also appreciate the industrious efforts of each and every BJP Karyakarta."

In a post on X, Congress chief Mallikarjun Kharge said, "I thank the people of Telangana for the mandate we have received from them. I also thank all those who voted for us in Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan. Our performance in these three states have no doubt been disappointing, but with determination, we reaffirm our strong resolve to rebuild and revive ourselves in these three states."

Also read: Telangana Elections Result 2023: 5 key factors that led to Congress victory and Revanth Reddy's resurgence

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Published: 03 Dec 2023, 08:25 PM IST
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