Politics PM Modi's party looks set to sweep Lok Sabha elections Updated : May 23, 2019 12:49 PM IST The National Democratic Alliance (NDA), led by Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), was ahead in 342 out of 542 seats. The opposition United Progressive Alliance, led by Rahul Gandhi's Congress party, was leading in 88 seats. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.