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Gujarat Lok Sabha elections 2019 results: Amit Shah wins Gandhinanagr seat by 5,54,568 votes

In 2014, The BJP Had Bagged All The 26 Seats And It Would Be Interesting To See If The Saffron Party Can Repeat The Performance.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Shashikant Sharma | Updated on: 23 May 2019, 07:55:11 PM

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All eyes will be on Gujarat - Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state - when the results of the 2019 Lok Sabha Elections will be announced on Thursday, May 23. The counting of votes polled in 26 parliamentary seats in Gujarat is underway amid tight security. Although Gujarat is considered the citadel of the BJP, the Congress had put up a good fight in the recently held Assembly elections in the state. In 2014, the BJP had bagged all the 26 seats and it would be interesting to see if the saffron party can repeat the performance.

BJP's Mohanbhai Kundariya defeats Congress candidate in Gujarat's Rajkot

First result from Gujarat: BJP leader Mohanbhai Kundariya defeats Congress candidate Lalit Kagathara in Gujarat's Rajkot by 3,68,407 votes.

Amit Shah breaks Advani's record, wins Gandhinagar by 5,54,568 votes

BJP president Amit Shah has won the Gandhinagar constituency by a record margin of 5,54,568 votes.

Bow to India: Amit Shah reacts to BJP's massive victory

First reaction of PM Modi on BJP's landslide victory

Together we grow. Together we prosper. Together we will build a strong and inclusive India. India wins yet again! #VijayiBharat

BJP's KC Patel leading from Valsad

KC Patel of BJP is leading from Valsad constituency in South Gujarat region of Gujarat in West India

Amit Shah leading by 2,17,327 votes

BJP chief Amit Shah is leading by 2,17,327 votes from Gandhinagar constituency. He is up against Congress' CJ Chavda.

Israel Prime Miniter Benjamin Netanyahu congratulates Modi

"The election results are another confirmation of your leadership and the way you lead the world's greatest democracy. Together we shall continue to strengthen the great friendship between us and India and Israel. Well done, my friends!" Netanyahu wrote on Twitter.

BJP workers in Gujarat celebrate party's landslide victory

BJP workers in Gujarat celebrate after trends projected landslide victory for the party in the state and across the country.

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani celebrates BJP's landslide victory

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani celebrates BJP's landslide victory in the state and across the country. The saffron party is currently leading in all the 26 seats in Gujarat.

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Bharatiya Janata Party supporters in Australia's Sydney and Melbourne celebrate as trends show party leading on 292 seats.

PM Modi's mother greets media outside her residencein Gandhinagar

Gujarat: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mother Heeraben Modi greets the media outside her residence in Gandhinagar. BJP chief Amit Shah is contesting from Gandhinagar. He is leading from the seat with over 2,26,000 votes.

Priyanka Gandhi visit Rahul Gandhi's residence

Congress' Bharatsinh Solanki trailing in Anand

Congress leader Bharatsinh Solanki is trailing in Gujarat's Anand. The BJP is ahead in all the 26 seats in the state.

Amit Shah leading by over 2,26,000 votes in Gandhinagar

BJP president Amit Shah is leading with a margin of over 2,26,000 votes in Gandhinagar.

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Meanwhile, you can track our nationwide coverage of Lok Sabha elections 2019 results here: Lok Sabha Election Results 

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Amit Shah leading by over 1,25,000 votes

BJP takes lead in all 26 seats

After Rajasthan, the BJP is ahead on all the 26 seats in Gujarat. BJP president Amit Shah is leading by over 1,20,000 votes.

AMit Shah leads in Gandhinagar by over 1 lakh votes

BJP president Amit Shah's lead over his Congress rival has swelled to 1,15,000. He is leading from the seat from the moment counting began.

BJP takes lead in 22 seats

The BJP has taken lead in 22 Lok Sabha seats in Gujarat. The Congress is ahead in just 2 seats.

BJP takes lead in 12 seats, Congress ahead in 1

Trends are coming in from 13 seats of Gujarat. As of now, the BJP is leading in 12 seats, while the Congress is leading in just 1.

Amit Shah stretches lead

Amit Shah is leading in Gandhinagar by 22000 votes. 

BJP ahead in 10 seats, Congress in 1

The BJP is leading in 10 seats in Gujarat. The Congress, which failed to open its account in 2014, is leading in jsut 1 seat, show early trends.

BJP takes lead in 2 seats

We have the early trends. Amit Shah is leading from Gandhi Nagar. BJP is also leading in Rajkot.

Ballot votes counting starts

First of all, postal ballots are being counted. This has been the procedure of Election Commission for years. This time, results can be delayed due to VVPAT verification.

Counting of votes for 26 seats begins

Counting of votes for all the 26 seats in Gujarat has begun. First trends will start coming in next 15 minutes.

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Follow this space for the nationwide results: Lok Sabha elections 2019 results Live Updates

What News Nation exit poll predicted?

News Nation exit poll for Gujarat had predicted that BJP may get 22-24 of the total seats. The Congress can also open its accoutn and predicted to win 2-4 seats in Modi's home state.

Results to be delayed by 4 to 5 hours due to VVPAT verification

Election Commission officials have said this exercise of matching EVM vote counts with VVPAT slips will take an additional four to five hours. 

Counting of votes to begin at 8 am

Hello and welcome to News Nation live blog. The results of 26 Lok Sabha seats in Gujarat will be announced today. The counting of votes will begin at 8 am and we will be serving you the results throughout the day.

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First Published : 23 May 2019, 10:55:20 AM