流れに身を任せて流れたら。。。。。。

日々、気になったことを思うがままに気ままに書き綴っています

インドで選挙。。。

インドの有権者はなんと9億人もいるそうです。

知らなかった(・_・;)

 

ところで、インドの人口って何人くらいなんだろう?

と思い、調べてみたら、

『人口:約13.39億人』だとか。。。

 

すごい(;'∀')

 

総人口が13億もいたら、

有権者が9億人いるのは何の不思議もないですね。

 

 

 

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Vote counting underway acros India

 

People  in  India  are  watching  results  pour

in  from  the  world's  largest  election.

Vote counging started on Thuesday morning

in a poll widely seed as a referendum for

Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

 

Exit, polls have indicated that Modi's bharatiya

Janata Party, or BJP, and its coalition partner

will likely secure a majority.

Voting was held in seven phasses starting last month.

 

Modi has been in office for five years.

And BJP ran largely on his economic record.

The coutry's GDP has been growing by over

7 percent a year.

The BJP also says it has hepled boost India's

standing in the international commnity.

 

The biggest challenge to Modi's rule came from

the main opposition Congress party, led by 

Rahul Gandhi.

 

It had the support to farmers, and other voters who

feel they haven't benefited from the country's 

fast-growing economy.

 

The official results are expected later on Thursday.