Vijay Rupani takes oath as Gujarat Chief Minister

Vijay Rupani takes oath as Gujarat Chief Minister

GANDHINAGAR: Vijay Rupani was on Tuesday sworn-in as the Gujarat Chief Minister at a grand ceremony here in presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah.
Besides Rupani, Nitin Bhai Patel took the oath of office and secrecy as Gujarat Deputy Chief Minister. Eighteen other Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLAs took oath as ministers.
The new government led by Rupani took the oath of office and secrecy at a grand ceremony in Gandhinagar. The oath of secrecy was administered by Governor OP Kohli.
With 99 MLAs, the BJP has a simple majority in the 182- member Assembly, 16 less than its 2012 tally of 115.