Himanta Biswa Sarma was on Monday sworn-in as the 15th Chief Minister of Assam, a day after he was named as the leader of the BJP legislative party in the state. Sarma was administered the oath of office by Governor Jagdish Mukhi at Srimanta Sankardeva Kalakshetra in Guwahati. BJP national President JP Nadda, former CM Sarbananda Sonowal, Chief Ministers from other NE states, BJP national vice-president Jay Panda and a host of top dignitaries were present in the hour-long swearing-in-ceremony. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and many top leaders wished Biswa after Biswa took charge as the Assam CM.
Himanta Biswa Sarma was on Monday sworn-in as the 15th Chief Minister of Assam, a day after he was named as the leader of the newly-elected BJP legislators in the state.
Himanta Biswa Sarma elected the leader of the BJP legislature party at a meeting held at the Assam assembly campus where outgoing Chief Minister Sarbananada Sonowal and party's four central observers were present.
Guwahati: Veteran Congress leader and three-time Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi passed away on Monday evening after a protracted illness. He was 86. Former Assam CM & Congress leader Tarun Gogoi passes away in Guwahati at the age of 86 (File Pic) pic.twitter.com/c3ReWKIvPM — OTV (@otvnews) November 23, 2020 Assam Health and Finance Minister Himanta […]