After BJP’s landslide win in Uttar Pradesh, which decimated the Congress-SP alliance, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi took to Twitter to congratulate PM Narendra Modi on the saffron party’s victory in UP and Uttarakhand.
I congratulate Shri. Narendra Modi and the BJP on their victory in Uttar Pradesh & Uttarakhand— Office of RG (@OfficeOfRG) March 11, 2017
Modi promptly replied saying, “Long live democracy!”
Thank you. Long live democracy! https://t.co/hJoGsO5lGA— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) March 11, 2017
The Gandhi scion, who is facing serious flak after the party’s debacle in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand, said that the party’s struggle will go on.
To all Congress workers across India: We stand resolute & committed to our values & our belief in an India united in strength & purpose— Office of RG (@OfficeOfRG) March 11, 2017
He also congratulated Congress leader Captain Amarinder Singh and the people of Punjab for the party victory in the state.
My heartiest congratulations to Capt Amarinder Singhji & all our party workers who worked tirelessly @capt_amarinder— Office of RG (@OfficeOfRG) March 11, 2017