Pedestrians and commuters watch as election results are displayed on a giant display screen in front of the Election Commission of India (ECI) head office in New Delhi on May 16, 2009. (Raveendran/AFP/Getty Images)
Supporters of the Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) watch election results at the party's headquarters on May 16, 2009 in New Delhi. Senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley conceded defeat soon afterward. (Keith Bedford/Getty Images)
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh (L) appears with Congress party president Sonia Gandhi (R) at her residence in New Delhi on May 16, 2009, as the Congress-led alliance swept to a commanding election victory. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)
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