- Hemant Soren was sworn in as the 11th Chief Minister of Jharkhand.
- His oath-taking ceremony will be held today, where all the dignitaries of the Congress party will be present
- JMM was in coalition with Congress and RJD.
Hemant Soren, the executive president of JMM(Jharkhand Mukti Morcha) was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Jharkhand. The oath-taking ceremony will be held at Morabadi ground in Ranchi on Sunday.
Governor Draupadi Murmu administered the oath to Mr Hemant. At the time, the oath is taken the presence of leaders of the opposition. Also, Rahul Gandhi was present.
Oath-taking ceremony details
He will be taking over the tribal-dominated Jharkhand for the second time. Also, he was Deputy Chief Minister in Arjuna Mundy government in 2010. After that, he became the Chief Minister in 2013.
Congress Legislature Party leader Alamgir Alam took the oath as ministers. Also, Jharkhand Congress President Rameshwar Oran, who won from Lohardaga and Satyananda Bhokte administered their oath as ministers.
Chief Minister of Chattisgarh, Bhupesh Baghel, Chief Minister of Rajasthan Ashok Gehlot were present. Also, Chief Minister of West Bengal, Mamta Banerjee were present in the ceremony.
Secretary of CPI(Communist Party of India)Sitaram Yechury, RJD leader Tejaswi Yadav, DMK president MK Stalin, party MP Kanimozhi, and Aam Aadmi Party MP Sanjay Singh also were present in the ceremony.
The JMM(Jharkhand Mukti Morcha) had emerged as the largest party during Jharkhand elections. However, the party was in coalition with RJD and Congress. At that time, out of 31 seats, Congress managed to win 31. However, RJD had only won one seat out of seven. JMM had contested on 43 seats and had managed to win 20 seats.