In the presence of Home minister Amit Shah and BJP chief JP Nadda, Finally Nitish Kumar took oath as Bihar chief minister for the 4th consecutive term. Apart from Nitish Kumar, a host of leaders from the constituent parties of the NDA alliance took oath as cupboard ministers too.
The two deputy CMs Tarkishore Prasad and Renu Devi additionally took their oath in this oath ceremony. The presence of Amit Shah was once huge as not like Kumar’s previous swearing-in ceremonies, this was once a small-scale gathering owing to Covid-19 restrictions.Santosh Kumar Suman, son of Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) chief Jitan Ram Manjhi, Mukesh Sahni of Vikassheel Insaan Party (VIP), JD(U)’s Vijay Kumar Choudhary, Vijendra Prasad Yadav, Ashok Choudhary and Mewa Lal Choudhary had been additionally sworn in.
The swearing-in of Vijay Kumar Choudhary as a cupboard minister suggests that the Speaker publish is going to BJP as Choudhary used to be the Speaker in the remaining term.