The Current Lok Sabha being 16th and the elections were conducted in 9 phases from 7 April 2014 to 12 May 2014.
The results of the election were declared on 16 May 2014.
BJP achieved an absolute majority with 282 seats out of 543 Political Party No of Members BJP 282 INC 44 AIADMK 37 TMC 34 Others 146 Total 543
Its PM candidate Narendra Modi took office on 26 May 2014 as the 14th prime minister of independent India
There is no leader of the opposition in the 16th Lok Sabha as the Indian Parliament rules state that a party in the Lok Sabha must have at least 10% of total seats (545) in order to be considered the opposition party.