Sarbananda Sonowal sworn in as chief minister of Assam

GUWAHATI || BJP leader Sarbananda Sonowal took oath on Tuesday evening as the Chief Minister of Assam and became the first leader from his party to hold the reins of the state in the north-east.

ssonPrime Minister Narendra Modi, the Chief Ministers of five other states, Union ministers and senior BJP leaders were present at the ceremony. Sarbananda Sonowal resigned as Union Minister of State for Sports after his party’s spectacular win in the recent Assembly elections in Assam.