"We will form government if we get support in natural process. Otherwise, would like to sit in the opposition," Gadkari, the BJP’s poll in-charge in Delhi, said on Sunday.

The statement came following BJP President Rajnath Singh's remark the party would form government in all four states - Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh, the results of which were declared on Sunday.

The BJP got 32 seats in Delhi, while debutant Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) got 28 seats. The Congress, ruling the national capital for the past 15 years, was routed with just eight seats.

The Akali Dal, Janata Dal-United and an independent candidate got one seat each. The BJP needed to win 36 seats to cross the halfway mark in Delhi, which has a 70-member assembly.

"We respect the mandate of the people of Delhi. We haven't got the majority and consultations are on within the party," state unit leader Satish Upadhyay said."We can't force anyone to support us," he added.

Upadhyay further said the BJP was not contacting any individual or party to seek support.


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