Supporters of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of initial poll results outside their party office in Mumbai May 16
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India elections: Party atmosphere at BJP HQ

Narendra Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is on course for a landslide victory in the Indian elections.

The governing Congress party has admitted defeat, as early results indicate a strong lead for Mr Modi.

There were joyous scenes outside the BJP's headquarters in Delhi, as supporters celebrated the party's success.

Sanjoy Majumder reports.

  • 16 May
  • From the section Asia
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