Following the poll observer meeting in the state headed by Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu, Khattar was named the Haryana CM. Khattar belongs to Punjabi family and comes an agricultural background.
Twitter was flooded with wishes for the new Haryana CM who was an RSS pracharak and hope he will take Haryana for new heights. Then there were those who raked up his past comments on girls.
Here are a selection of such tweets:
Congratulations to Shri Manohar Lal Khattar for being elected to become CM of Haryana.— Sushil Kumar Modi (@SushilModi) October 21, 2014
Manohar Lal Khattar: Proud to see an RSS pracharak, with 40 years of social service via RSS, becoming Haryana's CM!http://t.co/pEPSkNf2Tq— Kiran Kumar S (@KiranKS) October 21, 2014
Ex RSS pracharak Manohar Lal Khattar to be the first Haryana BJP CM; he's also the first non-jat CM in 18 years http://t.co/V9Mt8mcIMH— Nikhil Menon (@multimenon) October 21, 2014
Manohar Lal Khattar has a good record as an election strategist, overseeing some really creditable wins for the BJP.— Ratnakar Sadasyula (@ScorpiusMaximus) October 21, 2014
"If girls want freedom, why don't they just roam around naked?" - This one answer alone won heart of BJP/RSS to make Manohar Lal Khattar CM— Joy (@Joydas) October 21, 2014
Dear Wikipedia, Wake up. Manohar Lal Khattar is going to be the next CM of Haryana n u still dont have a page on him? Kya yaar.— ratna_rajaiah (@alphabetiya) October 21, 2014
Interesting, The upcoming CM of Haryana, Manohar Lal Khattar, has these sweet viewpoint on girls http://t.co/JMCYHGOGhR— Inadvertent Indian (@sushants_in) October 21, 2014
Congratulations to Manohar Lal Khattar on being elected CM of Haryana. Start of decisive governance in Haryana. . .— TARIQ DURRANI (@teedurrani) October 21, 2014