General Elections in India
General Elections in India - Communiqué issued by the Presidency of the Republic, 16 May 2014
France congratulates the people and authorities of India on the outstanding conduct of the Indian general elections, the results of which have just been made public.
The very high turnout at the polls has shown the exceptional vitality of Indian democracy.
The President of the Republic and the Government of France look forward to meeting and working with the next Prime Minister and Government of India, to bolster relations and carry the strategic partnership between India and France to an ever higher level of trust and cooperation.
India can count on France’s steadfast friendship.
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