Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray was sworn in as the 29th Chief Minister of Maharashtra this evening. As the first person of the Thackeray family was sworn in as Chief Minister of Uddhav today, there was an atmosphere of excitement among the Shiv Sena. On Shivaji Park, a huge platform was built on the backdrop of Shivshahi. On that platform, Governor Bhagat Singh Koshari administered the oath of office and secrecy to Uddhav Thackeray. Before taking the oath, Uddhav Thackeray greeted the statue of Shivaji Maharaj on the platform.
Uddhav Thackeray sworn in to Shivaji Maharaj and his parents.
Former Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Chandrakant Patil were present at the swearing-in ceremony. The event was also attended by veteran leaders from across the country. Congress leaders Ahmed Patel, Mallikarjun Kharge, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, Kapil Sibal, Md. K Stalin, Shankar Singh Waghla. A number of veterans were present. Raj Thackeray was present at the swearing-in ceremony. Their presence became a topic of discussion.
from Shivsena EKNATH SHINDE and SUBASH DESAI , from NCP JAYANT PATIL AND CHAGAN BHUJBAL and from CONGRESS BALASAHEB THORAT AND DR NITIN RAUT also took oath as Cabinet minister .