HIGHLIGHTS: Pinarayi Vijayan sworn in as Kerala CM for second time; inducts 20 new ministers in his Cabinet
New Delhi, May 20: CPI(M) veteran Pinarayi Vijayan, who led the Left Democratic Front (LDF) to an unprecedented consecutive victory in the April 6 assembly polls, was on Thursday sworn in as the Chief Minister of Kerala for the second successive term.
Governor Arif Mohammed Khan administered the oath of office to 76-year-old Vijayan in a low-key function at the Central Stadium here, which was held completely in adherencewith the COVID protocol.
Thiruvananthapuram: 20 ministers of the new Kerala cabinet, including NCP's AK Saseendran, Indian National League's (INL) Ahammad Devarkovil, R Bindu and PA Mohammed Riyas, take oath along with CM Pinarayi Vijayan. pic.twitter.com/Zp5FWSRBjF— ANI (@ANI) May 20, 2021
Himanta Biswa Sarma takes oath as the Chief Minister of Assam. He is being administered the oath by Governor Jagdish Mukhi. BJP national president JP Nadda and other leaders present at the ceremony. pic.twitter.com/1bZQVPlWsd— ANI (@ANI) May 10, 2021