Mumbai, November 28, 2019: Uddhav Thackeray was sworn in as the 29th Chief Minister of Maharashtra today evening. Many prominent leaders and businessmen attended the oath ceremony at Shivaji Park in Mumbai.
Uddhav Thackeray’s cousin brother Raj Thackeray, NCP leader Supriya Sule, Ajit Pawar, Congress leader Ahmed Patel, Mallikarjun Kharge, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, DMK chief MK Stalin, along with many big leaders were present there. World famous businessman Mukesh Ambani also reached there with wife Neeta and son Anant.
Uddhav Thackeray and other Maha Vikas Aghadi leaders were present on the stage. Along with this, former CM Devendra Fadnavis also reached the oath ceremony of Uddhav Thackeray.
At the same time, former PM Manmohan Singh was not been able to attend the function. He wrote a letter to Uddhav Thackeray expressing his inability to not attend the oath taking. Congress president Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi have also congratulated them through letter.
Congress and NCP MLAs swear in as minister
Nationalist Congress Party leader Chhagan Chandrakant Bhujbal has sworn in as minister, along with Uddhav Thackeray as CM. Balasaheb Thorat and Nitin Raut have sworn in as ministers from the Congress. Along with this, NCP leader Jayant Patil was sworn in as a minister in Mumbai.
The Common Minimum Program of Maha Vikas Aghadi was released before the oath ceremony. In the press conference of Maha Vikas Aghadi, Eknath Shinde of Shiv Sena said that farmers of Maharashtra are facing crisis. This government will work for the farmers. It will be a strong government.