With Modi set for comeback, BJP parliamentary board to meet on May 26

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India May 23, 2019, 12.24 PM(IST) May 23, 2019, 02.21 PM(IST)

File photo: PM Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah. Photograph:( IANS )

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Top party leaders, including BJP president Amit Shah and some senior Union ministers besides Modi, are members of the parliamentary board, its highest decision-making body.

With Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) set for a resounding comeback, its parliamentary board will reportedly meet on May 26 at the party headquarters.

Top party leaders, including BJP president Amit Shah and some senior Union ministers besides Modi, are members of the parliamentary board, its highest decision-making body.

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 Modi is also expected to address party workers today at 5:30 pm.

Watch: BJP repeats 2014 stellar performance; Sweeps away all parties in nation

According to trends released by the Election Commission for all 542 seats that went to polls BJP was set to return to power as it led in 292 seats while the Congress trailed far behind with 51.

If the trends stay until final results, the BJP would have improved on its 2014 performance when it had won 282 seats on its own in the 543-member Lok Sabha. 

Adding the seats won by its allies, the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance could win 343 seats, up from 336 in 2014. 

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