BJP supporters on Twitter have been ecstatic after the trends which point at an imminent victory for the BJP in the CPIM bastion. Some users felt that the CPIM is now reduced to a single state and has no other branches.
With Tripura win for BJP ; “Communist Party of Kerala”(We have no other Branches)
— Meenakashi Lekhi (@M_Lekhi) March 3, 2018
Though numbers are evolving quickly, a Twitter user felt that China has been losing in Tripura this time.
One more investment of China in India lost. ?? #TripuraElection2018
— Ashu? (@muglikar_) March 3, 2018
Tripura election results….
— Sanjib Ghosh?সঞ্জীব (@sampadscales) March 3, 2018
Lal Salaam to Vande Matarama was a welcome change said the filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri. The imminent BJP victory in this key state has brought to all nationalists.
Laal Salaam to Vande Mataram. Happiest days of my life.
— Vivek Agnihotri (@vivekagnihotri) March 3, 2018
For a party that draws inspiration from different communist regimes in the world from time to time, there was still hope left according to a Twitter user.
— Advaita Kala (@AdvaitaKala) March 3, 2018
Another personality on Twitter liked the slogan ‘Rang De Basanti’ to the Saffron surge that India is witnessing in the past four years.
— Dr. Gill (@ikpsgill1) March 3, 2018
Others felt that Congress could still claim a moral victory in the state in spite of these results.
While we celebrate BJP incredible win in Tripura let us not forget that Congress vote share has dropped from 35% in 2013 to 1.8% in 2018. Yet another moral victory for Congress #TripuraElection2018
— Masakadzas (@Nesenag) March 3, 2018
— Dhaval Patel (@dhaval241086) March 3, 2018
It appears that there has been a 180-degree shift from left to right in the state.
0 to 40!?
Left to right! ?@BJP4Tripura What a transformation!
— Prashant Ladwa (@prashantladhwa) March 3, 2018
While the final results are still awaited we can clearly say that the CPIM has lost heavily in the current assembly election result.