Janata Dal-United (JD-U) chief Nitish Kumar on Sunday was sworn-in as Chief Minister of Bihar for the ninth time — hours after he dissolved his Cabinet by strolling out of the ‘Mahagathbandhan’ to as soon as once more be part of fingers with the BJP.
Bihar Governor Rajendra Arlekar administered the oath of workplace to Nitish Kumar in the course of the swearing-in ceremony because the Raj Bhavan right here.
Bihar unit BJP chief Samrat Chaudhary, and Vijay Kumar Sinha have been named Deputy Chief Ministers.
Soon after these three leaders took oath in Raj Bhavan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated them on ‘X’.
“I want to congratulate Nitish Kumar for becoming the chief minister, and Samrat Chaudhary and Vijay Sinha for becoming deputy chief ministers of Bihar, ” PM Modi stated.
“The NDA government formed in Bihar will leave no stone unturned for the development of the state and to fulfill the aspirations of its people. I am confident that this team will work in a dedicated manner for my family members of Bihar, ” he added.
BJP nationwide president J.P. Nadda was additionally current within the swearing-in ceremony.
The contemporary growth — BJP-JD-U alliance — got here simply forward of the final elections, which, in line with the political analysts, is predicted to offer the saffron occasion an edge in placing up a “strong peformance” within the Lok Sabha seats in Bihar.
Bihar has a complete of 40 Lok Sabha seats.