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Modi Secures Third Term, BJP Loses Majority, Needing Allies to Form Government

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A Surprising Outcome

The results of India's 2024 election are in, and they have surprised many. While incumbent Prime Minister Narendra Modi secured a historic third consecutive term, his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) fell short of expectations, losing its outright majority in the lower house of Parliament.

The BJP won 240 seats, 32 short of the halfway mark in the 543-member Lok Sabha. However, with the support of key allies, the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) secured 293 seats, enough to form a government. This is significantly lower than the 400 seats earlier predicted.

The opposition INDIA alliance, led by the Indian National Congress party, won 232 seats, marking a significant gain. This is the first time since the BJP's landslide victory in 2014 that it has not secured a majority on its own.

Analysts believe this outcome is a setback for Modi, who had hoped for a stronger mandate. His reduced majority will require him to rely on other parties in his coalition to form a government, potentially making it more challenging to pass legislation and implement his agenda.

Despite the setback, Modi remains optimistic. He has pledged to fulfill his election promises, including growing India's economy into the world's third largest and boosting jobs for youth. He also aims to advance India's defense production, raise exports, and support farmers.

The 2024 election marks a significant shift in India's political landscape. While Modi remains in power, his reduced majority and the rise of the opposition present new challenges and opportunities for the future.

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May 21, 2023 | 05:09