Lok Sabha Election Results 2014: How Indian Media Reacts to Narendra Modi's victory

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Bangalore, May 17: Being in India, it's impossible to survive in the country without media and for gaining a landslide victory like Narendra Modi in Lok Sabha election, media is one of the main instruments for one to achieve his/her dream(s). Even, the PM-to-be Modi, during his first ever press conference after the poll victory, admitted that media has played a great role in his journey from Gujarat to Delhi.

The entire country has been celebrating BJP's victory as the party-led NDA alliance won 337 seats while Congress-led UPA alliance managed to grab 58 seats only.The only non-Congress formation to have got a majority, so far, was Janata Party which had achieved the feat in 1977. But given that it was a combination of four parties, Modi-led BJP's Friday victory marked the first instance where a party other than Congress has got past the majority mark on its own steam.

Indian media covered the entire election, especially Modi's journey from the day one. See, how Indian Media Reacted To Modi's victory just a day after results of Lok Sabha election was announced:

Times of India

India places its faith in MODITVA, says one of the most leading English dailies in the country.

The Hindu

One of the oldest English news papers of India -- The Hindu carried Modi's image surrounded by his security guards.Calling him the Prime Minister Modi, the daily showed how BJP-led NDA got a landslide victory in the 15th Lok Sabha election.

The News Indian Express

South India-based The New Indian Express carried Modi's picture on its front page. The headline says -- NaMo (Narendra Modi) Turns India Right.

Dainik Bhaskar

The popular Hindi news paper too carried Modi's image on the first page. The headline says -- NaMo Bharat.

Dainik Jagaran

Another popular Hindi newspaper Dainik Jagaran says -- Aab Modi Sarkar (Now, it's time for Modi's government).

It carried graphic images of Modi, Rajnath Singh, Amit Shah, Advani, Sushma Swaraj, Arun Jaitley on one side while Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, Arvind Kejriwal, Nitish Kumar, Mayawati and many other's pictures on the other side.


Popular Telugu newspaper -- Shakshi carried Modi and Chandrababu Naidu's pictures on its first page. BJP-TRS alliance performed well in Andhra Pradesh. The headline of the paper speaks about "Modi Tsunami" in the country.


This popular Hindi daily chose to be different from others. While other media houses spoke about Modi wave, Modi Tsunami, iNext decided to speak about TsuNaMo, a different style of expressing its gratitude to Modi.

Naba Bharat Times

Another Hindi paper -- Naba Bharat Times twisted the popular tagline -- Aabki bar Modi Sarkar (Next time, it's Modi govt). The paper said -- Aab Ki bar, Chamatkar (Next time, it will be a magic).

Amar Ujala

Another popular daily says -- NaMo NaMo Hindustan. This paper too carried Modi's image on its first page.

Prabhat Khabar

This Hindi paper also spoke about Modi Tsunami.

So, it seems that Modi wave finally hit Indian media.

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