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Amit Shah (C), president of ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), gestures as he celebrates with party supporters after learning of the initial poll results inside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Amit Shah (C), president of ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), gestures as he celebrates with party supporters after learning of the initial poll results inside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Amit Shah (C), president of ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), gestures as he celebrates with party supporters after learning of the initial poll results inside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A supporter of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrates after learning of the initial poll results at the party headquarters in Bengaluru, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Abhishek N. Chinnappa

A supporter of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrates after learning of the initial poll results at the party headquarters in Bengaluru, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Abhishek N. Chinnappa

A supporter of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrates after learning of the initial poll results at the party headquarters in Bengaluru, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Abhishek N. Chinnappa
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Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Amit Shah (C), president of ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) gestures as he celebrates with party supporters after learning of the initial poll results inside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Amit Shah (C), president of ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) gestures as he celebrates with party supporters after learning of the initial poll results inside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Amit Shah (C), president of ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) gestures as he celebrates with party supporters after learning of the initial poll results inside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Supporters of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in Kolkata, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Supporters of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in Kolkata, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Supporters of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in Kolkata, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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A supporter of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrates after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A supporter of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrates after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A supporter of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrates after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A supporter of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrates after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A supporter of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrates after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A supporter of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrates after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in New Delhi, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Supporters of India�s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results at the party headquarters in Lucknow, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar

Supporters of India�s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results at the party headquarters in Lucknow, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar

Supporters of India�s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results at the party headquarters in Lucknow, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar
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Supporters of India�s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results at the party headquarters in Lucknow, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar

Supporters of India�s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results at the party headquarters in Lucknow, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar

Supporters of India�s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results at the party headquarters in Lucknow, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar
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Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results at the party headquarters in Lucknow, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar

Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results at the party headquarters in Lucknow, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar

Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results at the party headquarters in Lucknow, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar
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Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results at the party headquarters in Guwahati March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Anuwar Hazarika

Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results at the party headquarters in Guwahati March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Anuwar Hazarika

Supporters of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrate after learning of the initial poll results at the party headquarters in Guwahati March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Anuwar Hazarika
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A supporter of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrates after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in Kolkata, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A supporter of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrates after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in Kolkata, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A supporter of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrates after learning of the initial poll results outside the party headquarters in Kolkata, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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Soldiers stand guard outside the counting center on the results day of the Uttar Pradesh assembly election, in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar

Soldiers stand guard outside the counting center on the results day of the Uttar Pradesh assembly election, in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar

Soldiers stand guard outside the counting center on the results day of the Uttar Pradesh assembly election, in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar
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Election officials carry electronic voting machines (EVMs) as they arrive to count votes of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections at a counting center in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash

Election officials carry electronic voting machines (EVMs) as they arrive to count votes of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections at a counting center in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash

Election officials carry electronic voting machines (EVMs) as they arrive to count votes of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections at a counting center in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, March 11, 2017. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash
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