India's BJP wins first majority in 30 years
A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) worker wears a mask of BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi as they celebrate outside the party office in Guwahati on May 16, 2014 - by Biju Boro
Figures from the Election Commission showed the BJP, led by Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi, had won 274 constituencies and was leading in another eight where counting was still taking place.
The last party to win a majority was the left-leaning Congress in 1984 which suffered its worst-ever defeat on Friday with a projected 44 seats.
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