Congress party supporters celebrate the victory of their candidate Sudhir Sharma (center) in Dharmsala.
Hundreds of Congress party supporters joined in the celebrations in Dharmsala.
Women supporters of Congress party are seen dancing on the streets of Dharmsala.
Congress party workers spilled over on the streets in Shimla to burst firecrackers in celebration of winning the polls in Himachal Pradesh.
Congress party workers dance on the streets of Shimla to celebrate the big win.
This was a crucial election for Congress stalwart, 78-year-old Virbhadra Singh, who had to resign as a Union Minister this year over corruption charges. He has been Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh five times.
Shimla's streets, crowded with drums and trumpets.
Virbhadra Singh reaches his party's head office in Shimla.
Thousands of Congress supporters gather outside their party head office.
Big smiles on the faces of Congress party workers.
From young to old - every Congress supporter in Shimla joined in the celebrations.