1. This tweet by India’s next prime minister Narendra Modi is now the most retweeted tweet ever from India. He posted it after the results showed that the BJP party had won a landslide victory in an historical election.
2. Modi has used Twitter frequently during the elections and posted a selfie at the end of April showing off his ink-stained finger to signify the fact he had voted. This sparked a number of others to upload their own selfies.
Siraj Datoo is a political reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.