Modi wave is for real: B-Town hails Narendra Modi
As the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was set for a comfortable majority in the Lok Sabha, the party's supporters in filmdom like Asha Bhosle and Madhur Bhandarkar wished Narendra Modi and looked forward to seeing him take oath as the country's new prime minister.
The celebs took to Twitter to share their views. Here's what they wrote:
Asha Bhosle: Congratulations to the BJP and sincere best wishes to Narendra Modi our next Prime Minister. Jai Hind.
Hema Malini: Modi wave is for real! BJP getting huge majority! Leading all over India!
Madhur Bhandarkar: The wave has hit the shore! A young, sensible and vibrant India gives its verdict! Heartiest congratulations to Narendra Modi and his team.
Preity Zinta: Heart is beating crazy as I watch election results on TV. Every Indian has spoken and I am happy to see that this will be a stable and solid government.
Pritish Nandy: Now even the allies will not matter. It's BJP all the way. They are about to get a clear mandate.
Anupam Kher: As I cross Red Fort, I can't help thinking of a new hope and new energy India will experience today onwards. Jai Hind.
Chitrangda Singh: So today we stand Modi-fied! Now, lets have it coming. Nation awaits.
Hansal Mehta: Honestly, the decimation of Congress was inevitable and is welcome. The verdict is against the inept Congress and not for the communal BJP.
Soha Ali Khan: Looking forward to the end of months of mud-slinging and sloganeering - time for actions to speak louder than words.
Vivek Oberoi: A new era dawns! People have voted unanimously for Narendra Modi's vision of a new India - united, progressive, inclusive, global and fearless!
Amrita Puri: Congress India ain't your living room anymore. Move over!
Abhishek Kapoor: Politics of entitlement comes to an end.. Bharat mata ki jai
Punit Malhotra: The country has made its choice. A clear choice! A wipe out like this just shows how frustrated the nation was with the Congress!
Sophie Choudry: The people have spoken. India wants change and believe Narendra Modi is it! Time for actions to speak louder than words!
Vishal Dadlani: So, Modi is clearly the voice of the Indian people. One hopes for good governance, that serves the country. Good luck to him, BJP and us.
Ranvir Shorey: Congratulations Narendra Modi, on a well deserved win. Looking forward to the "achche din".
(Posted on 16-05-2014)