PM Modi Congratulates Mamata, Jayalalithaa
IANS | New Delhi | Thursday 19th of May 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi ( File photo: IANS)
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday congratulated Chief Ministers
Mamata Banerjeee and J. Jayalalithaa for leading their parties to
victory in West Bengal and Tamil Nadu.
"Spoke to Mamata and
congratulated her on the impressive victory," Modi tweeted as the
Trinamool Congress seemed set to bag a two-thirds majority in the
294-member West Bengal assembly.
Modi said he also spoke to
Jayalalithaa on telephone. "Also conveyed my best wishes to her."
Proving exit polls wrong, the AIADMK appeared set to retain power in