Venkaiah Naidu celebrated this victory with his wife Usha at their residence in Delhi after winning the elections. PM Narendra Modi & BJP President Amit Shah felicitate Vice President elect Venkaiah Naidu on winning election
He said, ” Honor for me to become VP from a family of an ordinary farmer.This speaks of the beauty & strength of our democracy. I am very happy for the support I have received. I am thankful for the Prime Minister for his support”.
In the elections for the 15th vice president, Venkaiah Naidu got 516 votes and Gopalkrishna Gandhi got 244 votes.