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Election result

West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar visited Nandigram to meet the victims of post-poll violence that broke out after May 2, the day election results.

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Assam Governor Jagdish Mukhi greets the new Chief Minister of Assam Himanta Biswa Sarma during his swearing-in ceremony at Srimanta Sankaradev Kalakshetra in Guwahati.

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BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sarma visits Sri Sri Ishwar Hati Satra at Saualkuchi before the oath-taking ceremony in Kamrup, Assam.

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BJP's Himanta Biswa Sarma visits Kamakhya temple before the taking oath, as the next chief minister of Assam, in Guwahati.

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Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Himanta Biswa Sarma who is set to be the next chief minister of Assam is greeted by outgoing chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal, right in Guwahati.

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BJP’s Chief Minister designated Himanta Biswa Sarma (left) being felicitated with a gomacha by BJP leader Sarbananda Sonowal after elected party's Legislative party leader during a BJP Legislative party meeting in Guwahati.

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Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal with Himanta Biswa during a BJP Legislative party meeting in Guwahati. Himanta Biswa Sarma elected as the leader of the BJP legislative party in Assam.

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Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal with Himanta Biswa Sarma arrive to attend BJP Legislative party meeting in regard to selection of chief minister of Assam at Assembly Administrative building , Dispur in Guwahati.

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Worker arranges seat according to the COVID-19 protocol for the oath taking ceremony of Chief Minister and other ministers of Assam, at Srimanta Sankardeva International Auditorium in Guwahati.

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MHA team along with police personnel conduct investigation on post-poll violence in West Bengal, in Birbhum.

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MHA team conduct investigation on post-poll violence in West Bengal, in Birbhum

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Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan celebrates the LDF victory in the assembly polls with family members and staff at his official residence in Thiruvananthapuram. The LDF had urged its workers to celebrate the victory by lighting candles in their homes.

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Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) President Kamal Haasan meets with DMK chief and elect Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin at his residence ,in Chennai.

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BJP National President J P Nadda accompanied by party leaders meets post-poll violence victims at Sitala Tala Lane, Beliaghata Assembly, Kolkata.

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Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo Mamata Banerjee addresses party MLAs in Kolkata.

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Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan receives a memento during a press conference organised by KUWJ ahead of the swearing-in for the second term of the Left Front government in Thiruvananthapuram

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AINRC leader N Rangasamy elected as leader of the legislature party of NDA and staked claim to form government by presenting a letter to Lt Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan during a meeting with her at Raj Nivas in Puducherry.

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Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo Mamata Banerjee (L) meets West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankhar at Raj Bhavan, in Kolkata.

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Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) president Atul Bora along with Party Working President Keshab Mahanta and newly elected Party MLA’s being felicitated with a garland during a felicitation event held at AGP Party head office, in Guwahati.

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Senior BJP leader and convener of North East Democratic Alliance (NEDA) Himanta Biswa Sarma greeted by AGP president Atul Bora after BJP's win in the Assam Assembly Elections in Guwahati.

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Former Minister of Pondicherry and N.R. Congress leader N.Rangasamy receives the certificate of victory after election results were declared, in Puducherry.

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Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi (VCK) President Thol. Thirumavalavan addressing media after meeting with DMK President MK Stalin at Anna Arivalayam, Party Headquarters, in Chennai.

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DMK party workers gather at Anna Arivalayam, Party Headquarters ,in Chennai.

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Catering professionals create the face of DMK patriarch late M Karunanidhi on a 70 kilo Idli at Anna Arivalayam Party Headquarters, in Chennai.

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MDMK chief Vaiko leaves after meeting with DMK President MK Stalin at Anna Arivalayam Party Headquarters, in Chennai.

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DMK president MK Stalin visits his father and former chief minister of Tamil Nadu late M Karunanidhi's memorial after receives the victory certificate, in Chennai.

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DMK president MK Stalin’s son and party’s youth wing secretary Udhayanidhi Stalin receives the victory certificate from an election official after winning the Tamil Nadu Assembly polls ,in Chennai.

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DMK president MK Stalin’s son and party’s youth wing secretary Udhayanidhi Stalin visits his grand father and former chief minister of Tamil Nadu late M Karunanidhi's memorial after he receives the victory certificate, in Chennai.

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DMK youth wing secretary Udhayanidhi Stalin shares his victory with his father and party president MK Stalin after winning the Tamil Nadu Assembly polls at his residence ,in Chennai.

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DMK youth wing secretary Udhayanidhi Stalin shares his victory with his father and party president MK Stalin after winning the Tamil Nadu Assembly polls at his residence ,in Chennai.

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Senior government officials arrive to wish DMK party president MK Stalin after he had crossed the half way mark during counting day of Tamil Nadu Assembly Poll at his residence ,in Chennai.

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DMK party headquarters during the counting day of Tamil Nadu Assembly polls result, in Chennai.

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TMC supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee vists Kalighat Temple after trends show her party's win in the State Assembly Election 2021, in Kolkata.

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UDF Thripoonithura Candidate K. Babu celebrates his victory with his party workers, at Kochi.

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People light earthen lamps after BJP's win in the Assam Assembly Elections in Majuli district.

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BJP Lahowal candidate Binod Hazarika displays the victory sign as trends show party’s win during the counting day of Assam Assembly Poll 2021, in Dibrugarh.

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Geetashree Tamuli, wife of President of Raijor Dal Akhil Gogoi, who won the Assam Assembly Polls from Sivasagar constiuency while being inside a prison, in Guwahati.

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Jharkhand Mukhti Morcha candidate Hafizul Hassan from Madhupur constituency wins the bi-election at Madhupur.

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Trinamool Congress activists celebrate their party's winning trend during counting day of West Bengal Assembly Election 2021, in South Dinajpur district.

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TMC candidate Aroop Biswas flashes victory sign after his win against BJP leader Babul Supriyo from Tollygunge constituency, in Kolkata.

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TMC supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee during interaction with media after trends show her party's win in the State Assembly Election 2021, in Kolkata.

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TMC supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee flashes the victory sign with her nephew Abhisekh Banerjee's daughter Azania (R), during interaction with media after trends show her party's wins in the State Assembly Election 2021, in Kolkata.

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Trinamool Congress activists celebrate their party's winning trend during counting day of West Bengal Assembly Election 2021, in South Dinajpur district.

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Activists of Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) allied with BJP celebrate after crossing the half way mark during counting day of Assam Assembly Election 2021, at AGP head office in Guwahati.

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Left Democratic Front (LDF) activists celebrate party's winning trend during counting day of Kerala State Assembly Polls, in Thiruvananthapuram.

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BJP candidate from Santipur seat Jagannath Sarkar flashes victory sign during the counting day of the West Bengal Assembly Election 2021, in Howrah district.

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BJP Tinkhong candidate Bimal Bora displays the victory sign as trends show party's win during the counting day of Assam Assembly Poll 2021, in Dibrugarh.

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Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal talks with media after BJP party's winning trend during counting day of Assam Assembly Elections, at the office, in Guwahati.

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TMC supporters celebrate winning trend in the West Bengal state assembly elections at Bolpur in the Birbhum district of West Bengal.

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Trinamool Congress (TMC) candidate Nihar Ranjan Ghosh(M) shows victory sign with his supporters after winning at Chanchol constituency in Malda District of West Bengal.

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TMC activists celebrate winning trend in the West Bengal state assembly elections, in Kolkata.

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TMC activists celebrate winning trend in the West Bengal state assembly elections, in Kolkata.

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BJP activists celebrate their party's winning trend during counting day of Assam Assembly Election 2021, in Guwahati.

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DMK Party workers celebrate during the counting day of Tamil Nadu Assembly polls result at their party headquarters, in Chennai.

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TMC activists celebrate their party's winning trend in the West Bengal state assembly elections, in Kolkata.

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AIADMK party workers watch election results on a big screen at their party headquarters during the counting day of Tamil Nadu Assembly polls result, in Chennai.

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AIADMK headquarters looks deserted during the counting day of Tamil Nadu Assembly polls result, in Chennai.

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Trinamool Congress activists celebrate their party's winning trend in the West Bengal assembly election, in the Murshidabad district of West Bengal.

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TMC activists celebrate the winning trend of the party in the State Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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TMC activists celebrate their party's winning trend during the West Bengal State Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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TMC activists celebrate their party's winning trend during the West Bengal State Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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TMC activists celebrate their party's winning trend during the West Bengal State Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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TMC activists celebrate their party's winning trend during the West Bengal State Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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TMC activists celebrate their party's winning trend during the West Bengal State Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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DMK Party workers celebrate during the counting of Tamil Nadu Assembly polls result at their party headquarters, in Chennai.

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DMK Party workers celebrating during the counting of Tamil Nadu Assembly polls result at their party head quarters, in Chennai.

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DMK Party workers celebrating during the counting of Tamil Nadu Assembly polls result at their party head quarters, in Chennai.

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DMK Party workers celebrating during the counting of Tamil Nadu Assembly polls result at their party head quarters, in Chennai.

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Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidates celebrate with party supporters after emerging victorious during counting day of five bye-elections to the Municipal Corporation of Delhi, in New Delhi.

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Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidates celebrate with party supporters after emerging victorious during counting day of five bye-elections to the Municipal Corporation of Delhi, in New Delhi. AAP party won 4/5 seats contested.

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AAP candidate Dhirender Kumar with party leader Atishi Singh celebrates after being victorious in Kalyanpuri ward, during counting day of five bye-elections to the Municipal Corporation of Delhi, in New Delhi.

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Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidate Gulabsingh Yadav addresses a press conference after emerging victorious, during counting day of Gujarat Municipal Corporation polls, in Ahmedabad.

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Gujarat CM and BJP leader Vijay Rupani being felicitated by supporters, after emerging victorious on the counting day of Gujarat Municipal Corporation polls, in Ahmedabad

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Gujarat CM and BJP leader Vijay Rupani with Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel and State BJP president C.R.Patil, after emerging victorious on the counting day of Gujarat Municipal Corporation polls, in Ahmedabad.

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BJP supporters celebrate after emerging victorious on the counting day of Gujarat Municipal Corporation polls, in Ahmedabad.

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Congress candidate Baljinder Kaur Rinki celebrates her win in the municipal election, in Patiala district.

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Congress candidate Amandeep Singh Naggi celebrates his win in the municipal election, in Patiala district.

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Punjab Finance Minister and Congress leader Manpreet Singh Badal meets the winning candidates of his party after the results of municipal corporation elections were declared in Bathinda.

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Supporters celebrate SAD candidate Shubhpreet Kaur's victory in the municipal elections, in Rajpura town of Patiala district.

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SAD candidate Shubhpreet Kaur flashes victory sign after winning municipal election of her Ward in Rajpura town of Patiala district.

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BJP supporters celebrate the party's lead in the Municipal Corporation election in Ajmer.

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Supporters of a candidate celebrate with traditional instruments after the results of Panchayat Samiti and zilla Parishad elections were announced in Kullu.

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BJP candidate Suresh Kumar Sharma flashes victory sign after his lead in the District Development Council (DDC) election results in Jammu.

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BJP candidate Aijaz Hussain flashes victory sign after his lead in the District Development Council (DDC) election results in Srinagar.

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BJP candidate Suresh Kumar flashes victory sign after his lead in the District Development Council (DDC) election results in Jammu.

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Independent candidate Shabir Ahmad flashes victory sign after his lead in the District Development Council (DDC) election results in Srinagar.

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Manzoor Ahmad of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), part of the People's Alliance for Gupkar Declaration, is welcomed by his supporters after his lead in the District Development Council (DDC) election results in Srinagar.

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National Conference (NC) candidate Salmaan Sagar flashes victory sign after his lead in the municipality election results, in Srinagar.

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BJP leaders and supporters celebrate their victory during counting day of Tiwa Autonomous Council (TAC) elections in Nagaon district.

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Activists of United People's Party Liberal (UPPL) celebrate after forming their government in an alliance with Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) in Bodoland Territorial Region (BTR), at Baganpara in Baksa district of Assam.

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Telangana State BJP President Bandi Sanjay Kumar along with other party workers celebrate the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) election results in Hyderabad.

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Telangana Rashtra Samithi workers celebrate their party's lead in the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) election in Hyderabad.

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Independent candidate, from Gorakhpur-Faizabad division, Dhruv Kumar Tripathi flashes a victory sign after winning the MLC elections, in Gorakhpur.

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BJP leader Kameshwar Chaupal being garlanded by supporters after NDA's victory in the recently concluded Bihar Assembly polls, in Patna.

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BJP workers celebrate after NDA's victory in Bihar Assembly elections, in Patna.

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BJP party workers celebrate NDA's victory in Bihar Assembly elections, in Mumbai.

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BJP party workers celebrate NDA's victory in Bihar Assembly elections, in Mumbai.

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BJP workers celebrate the NDA's victory in Bihar Assembly Elections and states' by-polls, outside party office in Varanasi.

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Home Minister Amit Shah being greeted by BJP National President JP Nadda after NDA's victory in states' by-polls and Bihar Assembly Elections, in New Delhi.

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Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers raise slogans and decorate party HQ ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modis arrival, after National Democratic Alliance (NDA) garnered majority in the Bihar Assembly polls, in New Delhi.

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