Obama's victory a global historical event: Advani
BJP leader LK Advani termed the victory of Democrat Barack Obama in the US Presidential election as a "global historical event".india Updated: Nov 05, 2008 18:59 IST
BJP leader LK Advani on Wefnesday termed the victory of Democrat Barack Obama in the US Presidential election as a "global historical event".
After offering worship at the hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumal near here, Advani in a brief chat with reporters said, US voters felt the need for a change and voted for Obama and same inclination was now prevailing among the voters in India too to vote for the BJP.
Just like Obama emerged victorious, the NDA too would capture power in the 2009 Lok Sabha elections, he claimed.
BJP will win the coming Assembly polls in Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Mizoram and Delhi, he added.
First Published: Nov 05, 2008 18:56 IST