The grand old party Congress leaders Ashok Gehlot, Kamal Nath and Bhupesh Baghel are all set to be sworn in as the Chief Ministers of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, respectively, on Monday. With this swearing in event of the leaders, Congress governments would be functioned in three states where earlier the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had ruled.
Worth mention here in Rajasthan, the swearing-in ceremony is slated to be held at 10 am, wherein Ashok Gehlot will take oath as the Chief Minister of the state while Sachin Pilot will take over as the Deputy Chief Minister. The event is being conducted on the grounds of Albert Hall in Jaipur.
Senior Congress leader Kamal Nath will be sworn in as the Chief Minister of Madhya Pradeh at Jamuri Maidan in Bhopal at 1.30 pm. In Chhattisgarh, Bhupesh Baghel will be sworn in as the Chief Minister at an event at Science College in Raipur. Meanwhile People has gathered outside the residence of Deputy Chief Minister designate Sachin Pilot in Jaipur.
Congress president Rahul Gandhi is likely to be present at the swearing-in ceremonies of the all the three leaders, and the party has invited leaders from almost all main opposition parties.
According to reports of Zee News, West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati and Samajwadi Party’s Akhilesh Yadav are likely to miss out the swearing-in ceremonies.