Devendra Fadnavis takes oath as Chief Minister of Maharashtra
Devendra Fadnavis on Friday took oath as 27th Chief Minister of Maharashtra , He is the first from BJP in the state at a grand function in Mumbai Wankhade stadium. Along with Devendra Fadnavis,Maharashtra Governor Vidysagar Rao gave oath to seven Cabinet Ministers and two Ministers of state. Eknath Khadse, Sudhir Mungantiwar, Vinod Tawde, Pankaja Gopinath Munde, Vishnu Rama Savra took oath as Cabinet Ministers, while Vidya Jaiprakash Thakur and Dilip Nyandev Kamble took oath as minister of state.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP patriarch L K Advani, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray, former Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan, NCP leader and former Deputy CM Ajit Pawar, Goa CM Manohar Parrikar, Andhra Pradesh CM Chandra Babu Naidu and dignitaries from across the country were present at the event.