AAP Leader Bhagwant Mann Sworn In As Punjab Chief Minister

by PTI - Mar 16, 2022 02:04 PM +05:30 IST
AAP Leader Bhagwant Mann Sworn In As Punjab Chief MinisterBhagwant Mann (Pic Via Twitter)

SBS Nagar (Pb), Mar 16 (PTI) AAP leader Bhagwant Mann was sworn in as the Punjab chief minister on Wednesday.

Punjab Governor Banwarilal Purohit administered the oath of office and secrecy to Mann in the swearing-in ceremony that took place at Khatkar Kalan, the ancestral village of legendary freedom fighter Bhagat Singh in Punjab's Shaheed Bhagat Singh (SBS) Nagar district.

Mann took oath in Punjabi.

Besides newly-elected AAP MLAs, Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party national convener Arvind Kejriwal, deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia, and other leaders wearing yellow turbans took part in the ceremony.

The AAP romped home winning 92 seats in the 117-member Punjab Assembly, decimating the Congress and the SAD-BSP combine.

(This story has been published from a wire agency feed without any modifications to the text. Only the headline has been changed.)

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