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Narendra Modi oath-taking ceremony HIGHLIGHTS | Ravneet Singh Bittu sworn-in as Minister of State; JP Nadda, Chirag Paswan among Union Ministers

At 7:15 p.m., Narendra Modi and his cabinet are scheduled to take the oath of office at Rashtrapati Bhavan.

Written by  Annesha Barua -- June 09th 2024 08:28 AM -- Updated: June 09th 2024 09:58 PM
Narendra Modi oath-taking ceremony HIGHLIGHTS | Ravneet Singh Bittu sworn-in as Minister of State; JP Nadda, Chirag Paswan among Union Ministers

Narendra Modi oath-taking ceremony HIGHLIGHTS | Ravneet Singh Bittu sworn-in as Minister of State; JP Nadda, Chirag Paswan among Union Ministers

Jun 9, 2024 09:58 PM


Jun 9, 2024 09:56 PM

Oath ceremony concludes at Rashtrapati Bhavan

Jun 9, 2024 09:50 PM

Adani Foundation Chairperson Priti Adani congratulates PM Modi


Jun 9, 2024 09:41 PM

Bill Gates congratulates PM Narendra Modi on winning a third term


Jun 9, 2024 09:39 PM

Leaders who took oath as Minister of State

Raksha Khadse

Sukanta Majumdar

Durga Das Uikey

Savitri Thakur

Raj Bhushan Choudhary

Tokhan Sahu

Bhupathi Raju Srinivasa Varma

Jun 9, 2024 09:24 PM

Ravneet Singh Bittu takes oath as Minister of State

Jun 9, 2024 09:24 PM

Leaders who took oath as Minister of State

Bandi Sanjay Kumar

L Murugan

Bhagirath Choudhary

Kamlesh Paswan

Satish Chandra Dubey

Sanjay Seth

Jun 9, 2024 09:12 PM

Leaders who took oath as Minister of State

Chandra S. Pemmasani

S. P. Singh Baghel

Shobha Karandlaje

Kirti Vardhan Singh

B. L. Verma

Shantanu Thakur

Suresh Gopi

Ajay Tamta

Jun 9, 2024 08:57 PM

Leaders who took oath as Minister of State

Shripad Yesso Naik

Pankaj Chaudhary

Krishan Pal

Ramdas Athawale 

Ram Nath Thakur

Nityanand Rai

Anupriya Patel

V. Somanna

Jun 9, 2024 08:41 PM

Arjun Ram Meghwal, Prataprao Ganpatrao Jadhav, Jayant Chaudhary, Jitin Prasada take oath

Arjun Ram Meghwal, Prataprao Ganpatrao Jadhav, Jayant Chaudhary, Jitin Prasada sworn-in as Minister of State 


Jun 9, 2024 08:41 PM

Two women ministers in Modi 3.0 Cabinet

Nirmala Sitharaman and Annpurna Devi sworn in as minister after newly re-elected Prime Minister Narendra Modi took the oath of office at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Sunday.



Jun 9, 2024 08:34 PM


Jun 9, 2024 08:32 PM

Dr Jitendra Singh takes oath as Minister of State

BJP leader Dr Jitendra Singh sworn-in as Minister of State in the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government. 


Jun 9, 2024 08:30 PM

Rao Inderjit Singh takes oath as Minister of State

BJP leader Rao Inderjit Singh sworn-in as Minister of State in the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government. 


Jun 9, 2024 08:27 PM

C. R. Patil takes oath as Union Minister

BJP leader C. R. Patil sworn-in as Union Ministers in the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government. 


Jun 9, 2024 08:25 PM

Chirag Paswan takes oath as Union Minister

Lok Janshakti Party (Ram Vilas) leader Chirag Paswan sworn-in as Union Ministers in the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government. 

Jun 9, 2024 08:24 PM

G. Kishan Reddy takes oath as Union Minister

BJP leader G. Kishan Reddy sworn-in as Union Ministers in the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government. 

Jun 9, 2024 08:21 PM

Mansukh Mandaviya takes oath as Union Minister

BJP leader Mansukh Mandaviya sworn-in as Union Ministers in the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government. 

Jun 9, 2024 08:21 PM

Ministers who have taken oath so far

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Jun 9, 2024 08:19 PM

Hardeep Singh Puri takes oath as Union Minister

BJP leader Hardeep Singh Puri sworn-in as Union Ministers in the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government. He served as Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas and Minister of Housing and Urban Affairs in previous government.

Jun 9, 2024 08:18 PM

Kiren Rijiju takes oath as Union Minister

BJP leader Kiren Rijiju sworn-in as Union Ministers in the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government. He served as Cabinet Minister of Earth Sciences and Food Processing Industries in previous government

Jun 9, 2024 08:15 PM

Annpurna Devi takes oath as Union Minister

Annpurna Devi sworn-in as Union Ministers in the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government. 

Jun 9, 2024 08:15 PM

Guwahati, Assam | BJP workers celebrate after PM Modi takes oath

Jun 9, 2024 08:14 PM

Gajendra Singh Shekhawat takes oath as Union Minister

Gajendra Singh Shekhawat sworn-in as Union Ministers in the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government. 

Jun 9, 2024 08:12 PM

Bhupender Yadav takes oath as Union Minister

BJP leader Bhupender Yadav sworn-in as Union Ministers in the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government. 

Jun 9, 2024 08:10 PM

Jyotiraditya Scindia takes oath as Union Minister

BJP leader Jyotiraditya Scindia sworn-in as Union Ministers in the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government. He served as Minister of Civil Aviation in previous government.

Jun 9, 2024 08:08 PM

Ashwini Vaishnaw takes oath as Union Minister

BJP leader Ashwini Vaishnaw sworn-in as Union Ministers in the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government

Jun 9, 2024 08:07 PM

Jual Oram, Giriraj Singh take oath

BJP leaders Giriraj Singh, Jual Oram sworn-in as Union Ministers in the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government

Jun 9, 2024 08:05 PM

Varanasi | BJP workers distribute sweets, celebrate after Narendra Modi takes oath as PM

Jun 9, 2024 08:03 PM

Ram Mohan Naidu, Virendra Kumar, Pralhad Joshi takes oath

TDP MP Ram Mohan Naidu, BJP MP Virendra Kumar and BJP leader Pralhad Joshi take oath as Ministers in the Modi government

Jun 9, 2024 07:57 PM

Sarbanand Sonowal takes oath as Cabinet Minister

Former Assam CM Sarbanand Sonowal takes oath as Cabinet Minister in Modi 3.0 

Jun 9, 2024 07:55 PM

JD(U)'s Rajiv Ranjan Singh takes oath as Cabinet Minister

Former JD(U) president Rajiv Ranjan Singh alias Lalan Singh takes oath as Minister in NDA government

Jun 9, 2024 07:52 PM

Jitan Ram Manjhi takes oath as Cabinet Minister

Former Bihar CM and HAM(S) leader Jitan Ram Manjhi takes oath as minister in the Modi government.

Jun 9, 2024 07:51 PM

BJP MP Dharmendra Pradhan takes oath as Cabinet Minister

BJP MP Dharmendra Pradhan takes oath as minister in NDA government

Jun 9, 2024 07:47 PM

Piyush Goyal takes oath as Cabinet Minister


Jun 9, 2024 07:47 PM

HD Kumaraswamy takes oath as Cabinet Minister

Former Karnataka chief minister and JD(S) leader HD Kumaraswamy takes oath as minister in the NDA government.

Jun 9, 2024 07:43 PM

Manohar Lal Khattar takes oath as Cabinet Minister

Former Haryana CM and BJP leader Manohar Lal Khattar takes oath as Cabinet Minister in the NDA government. 

Jun 9, 2024 07:40 PM

S Jaishankar takes oath as Cabinet Minister

BJP leader S Jaishankar takes oath as Cabinet Minister in the NDA government. He served as Foreign Affairs Minister in previous government

Jun 9, 2024 07:38 PM

Nirmala Sitharaman takes oath as Cabinet Minister

BJP leader Nirmala Sitharaman takes oath as Cabinet Minister in the NDA government. She served as Finance Minister in Modi 2.0 Cabinet.

Jun 9, 2024 07:37 PM

Shivraj Singh Chouhan takes oath as Cabinet Minister

Jun 9, 2024 07:33 PM

JP Nadda takes oath as Cabinet Minister

BJP National chief JP Nadda takes oath as Cabinet Minister in the NDA government. 

Jun 9, 2024 07:33 PM

Nitin Gadkari takes oath as Cabinet Minister

Senior BJP leader Nitin Gadkari takes oath as Cabinet Minister in the NDA government. He served as Road Transport Minister in Modi 2.0 Cabinet.

Jun 9, 2024 07:29 PM

Amit Shah takes oath as Cabinet Minister

Senior BJP leader Amit Shah takes oath as Cabinet Minister in the NDA government. He served as Union Home Minister in Modi 2.0 Cabinet.

Jun 9, 2024 07:28 PM

Rajnath Singh takes oath as Cabinet Minister

Senior BJP leader Rajnath Singh takes oath as Cabinet Minister in the NDA government. He was Defence Minister in the previous government.

Jun 9, 2024 07:25 PM

Narendra Modi takes oath as Prime Minister for 3rd consecutive term

Jun 9, 2024 07:20 PM

Jun 9, 2024 07:16 PM

Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi arrives at Rashtrapati Bhavan



Jun 9, 2024 07:14 PM

Nepali PM Pushpa Kamal Dahal, Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina, Maldives President Mohamed Muizzu, Sri Lankan President Ranil Wickremesinghe, Mauritius PM Pravind Jugnauth and Vice President of Seychelles Ahmed Afif attend the oath ceremony of PM-designate Narendra Modi at Rashtrapati Bhavan

Jun 9, 2024 07:11 PM

Sri Lankan President Ranil Wickremesinghe arrives at Rashtrapati Bhavan

Jun 9, 2024 07:10 PM

WATCH | Narendra Modi oath-taking ceremony


Jun 9, 2024 07:08 PM

Akshay Kumar arrives at Rashtrapati Bhavan


Jun 9, 2024 07:06 PM

Maldives President Mohamed Muizzu arrives at Rashtrapati Bhavan

Jun 9, 2024 07:00 PM

Mauritius PM Pravind Jugnauth arrives at Rashtrapati Bhavan

Jun 9, 2024 06:51 PM

WATCH VISUALS | Shah Rukh Khan and Mukesh Ambani at Rashtrapati Bhavan in Delhi

Actor Shah Rukh Khan and Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani along with his son Anant Ambani attend the oath ceremony of PM-designate Narendra Modi at Rashtrapati Bhavan in Delhi

Jun 9, 2024 06:50 PM

WATCH | BJP MP-elect Kangana Ranaut attends the oath ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan


Jun 9, 2024 06:50 PM

WATCH | BJP leader Rajnath Singh attends the oath ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan


Jun 9, 2024 06:39 PM

WATCH | Amit Shah and CM Yogi Adityanath arrive for the oath ceremony

BJP MP elect Amit Shah and Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath arrive at the Forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhavan for the oath ceremony

Jun 9, 2024 06:39 PM

WATCH | Nitin Gadkari & Kiren Rijiju at Rashtrapati Bhavan

BJP leaders Nitin Gadkari & Kiren Rijiju arrive at the Forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhavan for the oath ceremony

Jun 9, 2024 06:33 PM

WATCH | Vikrant Massey and film-maker Rajkumar Hirani at Rashtrapati Bhavan in Delhi

Actor Vikrant Massey and film-maker Rajkumar Hirani attend the oath ceremony of PM-designate Narendra Modi at Rashtrapati Bhavan in Delhi

Jun 9, 2024 06:32 PM

WATCH | Stage set for oath ceremony of PM-designate Narendra Modi

The stage is set for the oath ceremony of PM-designate Narendra Modi at Rashtrapati Bhavan in Delhi

Jun 9, 2024 06:24 PM

BJP leaders Nirmala Sitharaman, Shivraj Singh Chouhan and Ashwini Vaishnaw at Rashtrapati Bhavan for the oath ceremony of the new government

Jun 9, 2024 06:22 PM

WATCH VISUALS | BJP leader Hardeep Singh Puri arrives at the Rashtrapati Bhavan for the oath ceremony

BJP leader Hardeep Singh Puri arrives at the Rashtrapati Bhavan for the oath ceremony. 

PM-designate Narendra Modi is set to take oath for the third term at 7.15 pm at the Forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhavan today.

Jun 9, 2024 06:20 PM

WATCH VISUALS | Shivraj Singh Chouhan along with his wife arrives at Rashtrapati Bhavan

BJP MP-elect Shivraj Singh Chouhan along with his wife arrives at Rashtrapati Bhavan for the oath ceremony of the new government

Jun 9, 2024 06:04 PM

S Jaishankar at Rashtrapati Bhavan

Jun 9, 2024 05:44 PM

Jun 9, 2024 05:42 PM

Praful Patel on ministerial snub

NCP leader Praful Patel stated that the party was offered a minister of state (independent charge) but declined because he had served as a cabinet minister in the Union government.

"I was previously a Cabinet Minister in the Union Government, therefore this will be a downgrade for me. We told the BJP leadership, and they have already urged us to wait a few days and they will take proper move," he told reporters.

Jun 9, 2024 05:32 PM


Jun 9, 2024 05:30 PM

Visuals from outside Rashtrapati Bhavan as guests arrive

Jun 9, 2024 05:18 PM

Who all are getting ministerial berth in Modi 3.0?

Nitin Gadkari

Rajnath Singh

Piyush Goyal

Ravneet Singh Bittu

Jyotiraditya Scindia

Pralhad Joshi

Nirmala Sitharaman

Kiren Rijiju

HD Kumaraswamy

Giriraj Singh

Rajiv Ranjan Singh aka Lalan Singh

Nityanand Rai

Chirag Paswan

Ram Nath Thakur

Jitan Ram Manji

Jayant Chaudhary

Anupriya Patel

Rammohan Naidu

Chandra Sekhar Pemmasani

Pratap Rao Jadhav

Raksha Khadse

Ramdas Athawale

Sarbanand Sonowal

JP Nadda

Srinivas Varma

CR Patil

Sukanta Mazumdar

Dr RMD Agarwal

Sanjay Seth

L Murugan

G Kishan Reddy

Ashwani Vaishnaw

Rao Inderjeet

Jun 9, 2024 05:08 PM

Anurag Thakur extends wishes to PM-elect Narendra Modi

BJP MP-elect Anurag Thakur says, "I extend my best wishes and congratulations to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his third term and heartiest wishes to all his ministers and may they do a wonderful job and take the country forward in the next 5 years. As far as the Modi cabinet and today's oath-taking ceremony are concerned, many people associated with Mann Ki Baat are present here today. All those great people who are running the Viksit Bharat Abhiyan are here...It is my good fortune that they have come to my residence. We will go to the oath-taking ceremony from here..."

Jun 9, 2024 05:03 PM

Key BJP strategist and MP Chandrakant Raghunath Patil from Gujarat to join Modi Cabinet


Jun 9, 2024 04:57 PM

Jammu jeweller crafts silver lotus for Narendra Modi

Rinku Chauhan, a jeweller, created a 3-kg silver lotus, the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) election symbol, which would be presented to Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi when he takes office for the third time



Jun 9, 2024 04:52 PM

G Kishan Reddy to be inducted as Cabinet Minister

PM-designate Narendra Modi has suggested BJP MP G Kishan Reddy for appointment as a cabinet minister to the Union Council of Ministers.

"Grateful to Hon'ble PM Shri @narendramodi ji for recommending my name to the Hon'ble President for appointment as a Cabinet Minister in the Council of Ministers. Your trust and confidence in me further my dedication towards your vision of Viksit Bharat," Reddy said on social media platform X.

Jun 9, 2024 04:35 PM

Live Coverage of Narendra Modi's Swearing-in Ceremony: Ravneet Singh Bittu, Former MP, to Join NDA Government

Ravneet Singh Bittu, the former Member of Parliament for Ludhiana, is set to be included in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s latest ministerial lineup on Sunday evening. Bittu, the grandson of former Punjab chief minister Beant Singh, faced defeat in the Lok Sabha elections, losing to Congress candidate Amarinder Singh Raja Warring.

Jun 9, 2024 04:32 PM

Transgender Community Members to Attend PM Modi's Swearing-in Ceremony

Around 50 individuals from the transgender community have received invitations to participate in Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi's oath-taking ceremony, where they will offer their blessings, as reported by news agency PTI.

Prior to the ceremony, BJP MP and former Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Virendra Kumar hosted a reception for the community members at his residence.

"This initiative aligns with Prime Minister Modi's vision of 'sabka saath sabka vishwas and sabka prayas' (Together with all, trust of all, effort of all). Including transgender individuals in the ceremony underscores the PM's message of inclusivity," stated Mr. Kumar to the media.

This marks the first instance of formal invitation extended to transgender individuals for the swearing-in ceremony, he added.

Jun 9, 2024 04:26 PM

Sources: Smriti Irani, Anurag Thakur, Narayan Rane Excluded from Modi 3.0 Cabinet


Jun 9, 2024 04:25 PM

Ravneet Singh Bittu Walks to PM's Residence After Traffic Delay


Jun 9, 2024 04:23 PM

Live Coverage of Narendra Modi's Swearing-in Ceremony: Sarbananda Sonowal Set to Rejoin as Minister

Sarbananda Sonowal, a prominent BJP leader who previously served as Minister for Ports, Shipping, Waterways, and AYUSH, is poised to return to the next NDA government. During the first Modi government, he held the position of Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports from 2014 to 2016.

Jun 9, 2024 04:19 PM

Live Coverage of Narendra Modi's Swearing-in Ceremony: Sarbananda Sonowal Set to Make a Comeback as Minister

Sarbananda Sonowal, a prominent BJP figure who previously held the portfolios of ports, shipping, waterways, and AYUSH in the prior cabinet, is poised to rejoin the upcoming NDA government. Sonowal previously served as the Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports from 2014 to 2016 during the initial term of the Modi administration.

Jun 9, 2024 04:18 PM

Live Coverage of Narendra Modi's Swearing-in Ceremony: Potential Changes in Cabinet Composition

Speculations abound that several BJP MPs may face exclusion from the upcoming cabinet reshuffle. Among them is Purshottam Rupala, who assumed the Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry, and Dairying during the 2021 reshuffle. Rupala drew criticism during the election campaign for his remarks regarding the status of former 'maharajas' under British rule, which offended the Kshatriya community.

Anurag Thakur's status remains uncertain as he awaits word from the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) regarding his position in Modi's cabinet.

Jun 9, 2024 04:17 PM

Live Coverage of Narendra Modi's Swearing-in Ceremony: Annapurna Devi Poised to Join Cabinet

Annapurna Devi, the BJP MP representing Koderma, is poised to become a member of Narendra Modi's cabinet. At 55 years old, Devi previously served as Minister of State for Education during PM Modi's second term from 2014 to 2019. Securing her second consecutive term in the Lower House, Devi achieved a significant victory in Jharkhand, surpassing her opponent, three-term CPI-ML legislator Vinod Singh, by an impressive margin of 3,77,014 votes.

Jun 9, 2024 03:53 PM

Live Coverage: Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony - BJP MP Pratarao Jadhav: Shrikant Shinde Prefers Organizational Role

"All our MPs recommended Shrikant Shinde for a ministerial position, but he personally expressed his interest in working within the organization. Eknath Shinde proposed my name. When I received the call from the PMO today, I was delighted to have the opportunity to serve the country," BJP MP Pratarao Jadhav tells PTI.

Jun 9, 2024 03:38 PM

Nepali Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal arrives in Delhi to attend Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony today


Jun 9, 2024 03:37 PM

On being asked about SS Chouhan and Jyotiraditya Scindia expected to take oath as Cabinet ministers today


Jun 9, 2024 03:31 PM


Jun 9, 2024 03:28 PM

Live Coverage: Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony - Maharashtra MPs Set to Join Cabinet Ranks

BJP MP Raksha Khadse is poised to take oath as a cabinet minister in the NDA government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, alongside Prataprao Jadhav of Shiv Sena and former Union Minister of State Ramdas Athawale.

Jun 9, 2024 03:18 PM

Live Coverage: Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony - Giriraj Singh Expected to Join NDA Government

Live Coverage: Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony - Fierce BJP leader Giriraj Singh is poised to be sworn in as a minister in the BJP-led NDA government. He secured victories in Nawada during the 16th Lok Sabha elections and in Begusarai during the 17th Lok Sabha elections, a constituency he retained in 2024. 

Singh previously held positions as Minister of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Department and Minister of Animal Husbandry and Fisheries in the previous Modi cabinet.

Additionally, he has served as Minister of Cooperative, Animal Husbandry, and Fisheries Resources Development in the NDA government of Bihar.

Jun 9, 2024 03:15 PM

Live Coverage: Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony - Ram Nath Thakur Among Probable Candidates in Bihar

Ram Nath Thakur, aged 74, serves as a Rajya Sabha MP representing Janata Dal (United - JD-U) and is the son of former Bihar chief minister and Bharat Ratna awardee, Karpoori Thakur.

Hailing from Karpoori Gram in Bihar’s Samastipur district, he previously served as a member of the Bihar Legislative Council and held the position of Minister of Sugarcane Industries in Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Lalu Prasad’s first cabinet. Thakur also served as Minister of Revenue and Land Reforms, Law, Information, and Public Relations from November 2005 to November 2010 during Nitish Kumar’s cabinet.

Jun 9, 2024 03:13 PM

Live Coverage: Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony - TMC MP Sagarika Ghose to Boycott Swearing-In

Live Coverage: Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony - TMC MP Sagarika Ghose has declined the invitation to the oath ceremony, stating that Modi has lost the people's mandate and that opposition leaders do not accept the “moral legitimacy of the swearing-in.”

Jun 9, 2024 03:13 PM

Live Coverage: Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony - Ex-PM HD Deve Gowda to Skip Event Due to Health Issues

Live Coverage: Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony - Former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda will not attend the oath ceremony of Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi and his council of ministers.

"My frail health does not permit me to be present in person, but I will watch the ceremony on TV. Indian democracy is robust, whatever the Congress may say," the JD(S) leader posted on X.

Jun 9, 2024 03:12 PM

Live Coverage: Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony - ‘Very Informal Discussion,’ Says Chirag Paswan on NDA Leaders' Meeting

"Under PM Modi's leadership, the country has been progressing rapidly for the last 10 years. Young MPs have much to learn from his experience. PM Modi taught us many things. Today's discussion was very informal," said Lok Janshakti Party (Ram Vilas) president Chirag Paswan after the NDA leaders' meeting at the PMO.

Jun 9, 2024 03:11 PM

Live Coverage: Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony - No Ministerial Position for NCP

Live Coverage: Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony - Ajit Pawar's NCP, which secured just one Lok Sabha seat in the election, has not been given any representation in the council of ministers set to take oath today.

Jun 9, 2024 02:46 PM

Prime Minister of Bhutan Tshering Tobgay on Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony

Jun 9, 2024 02:17 PM


Jun 9, 2024 02:15 PM

Live Coverage: Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony - Parshottam Rupala Removed from Cabinet Ministers List

Live Coverage: Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony - Union Minister Parshottam Rupala has been removed from the Cabinet ministers list.


Jun 9, 2024 02:13 PM

Live Coverage: Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony - Congress's Jairam Ramesh Calls Modi a 'One-Third PM'

Live Coverage: Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony - On Saturday, Congress leader Jairam Ramesh took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi ahead of the swearing-in ceremony by labeling him a "one-third PM." According to Ramesh, Modi would not have secured his third term as prime minister without the support of TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu and JDU chief Nitish Kumar in the Lok Sabha elections.

Jun 9, 2024 01:52 PM

Live Coverage: Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony - Actor Rajnikanth to Attend Swearing-In Event Today

Live Coverage: Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony - Actor Rajnikanth will be present at today's swearing-in ceremony in the national capital.

"It is a very historic event... I congratulate PM Modi on becoming the prime minister for the third consecutive time," he said.

Jun 9, 2024 01:50 PM


Jun 9, 2024 01:46 PM

Live Coverage: Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony - ‘Only Those PM Wants to Induct...’: BJP's Manohar Lal Khattar After Tea Meeting

Live Coverage: Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony - After attending the tea meeting at 7 LKM, BJP MP-elect Manohar Lal Khattar mentioned Narendra Modi's "ritual" of inviting individuals to his residence for a tea meeting.“…He only calls those he wants to induct into his cabinet. Some formalities were to be done, which I have completed. He has asked me to stay in Delhi for the next 24 hours. Besides me, Rao Inderjit Singh and Krishan Pal Gurjar were also present at the meeting,” he added.




Jun 9, 2024 01:19 PM

NDA leaders attending tea meeting at PM Modi's residence - VIDEO


Jun 9, 2024 01:04 PM

Narendra Modi's Swearing-In Ceremony - Pralhad Joshi Expected to Take Oath as BJP Cabinet Minister Today


Jun 9, 2024 12:54 PM

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE: Nitish Kumar Holds Meeting with Party Workers in Delhi Prior to NDA's Swearing-In

Ahead of the NDA's swearing-in ceremony, Bihar Chief Minister and JDU President Nitish Kumar convened a gathering with party workers at his residence in Delhi.

Jun 9, 2024 12:50 PM

BJP MP-elect Nitin Gadkari leaves from 7, LKM, the residence of Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi after attending the tea meeting


Jun 9, 2024 12:50 PM

BJP MP-elect Rajnath Singh reaches his residence from 7, LKM, the residence of Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi after attending the tea meeting


Jun 9, 2024 12:48 PM


Jun 9, 2024 12:45 PM

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE: Sikkim CM-Designate Prem Singh Tamang Arrives in Delhi for Swearing-In Event

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE: Sikkim's Chief Minister Designate, Prem Singh Tamang, has landed in Delhi to attend Prime Minister Designate Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony today.

Upon his arrival, Tamang expressed his gratitude, stating, "I extend my congratulations to the Prime Minister and express my gratitude for the invitation extended to us. Tomorrow, I will also take the oath as the Chief Minister of Sikkim. Our party has performed remarkably well in Sikkim, and I thank the entire public for their support. My primary focus will be on water, electricity, roads, education, health, and infrastructure development."

Jun 9, 2024 12:44 PM

Narendra Modi's Oath Ceremony Live: Congress Leader Mallikarjun Kharge to Attend Today's Swearing-In

Narendra Modi's Oath Ceremony Live: After consultations with party members and allies, Mallikarjun Kharge, Congress President and Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha, has confirmed his attendance at PM-designate Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan today.

Jun 9, 2024 12:29 PM

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE: Likely Members of BJP's Potential Cabinet

The potential list for the upcoming cabinet from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) includes:

Rajnath Singh

Amit Shah

Nitin Gadkari

Arjun Meghwal

Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Jyotiraditya Scindia

S Jaishankar

Annamalai

Manohar Khattar

Sarbanda Sonowal

Kiren Rijiju

Rao Inderjeet

Harsh Malhotra

Raksha Khadse

Bandi Sanjay

G Kishan Reddy

Ashwani Vaishnav

Jitin Prasad

Ravneet Bittu

Shantanu Thakur

Hardeep Puri

Nirmala Sitharaman

Gajendra Singh Shekhawat

Jun 9, 2024 12:19 PM

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE: JP Nadda Expected to Swear in as Cabinet Minister Today

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National President JP Nadda, alongside senior leaders such as Piyush Goyal and Nitin Gadkari, is likely to take the oath as Cabinet minister today.

Jun 9, 2024 12:19 PM

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE: JD(U) Leader Ram Nath Thakur Expected to Swear in as Minister Today

Janata Dal (United) leader Ram Nath Thakur is anticipated to take the oath as a central minister today, alongside Lalan Singh from the same party led by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

Jun 9, 2024 12:07 PM

Piyush Goyal, Scindia likely to take oath


Jun 9, 2024 12:00 PM

PM Modi Oath-Taking Ceremony Live: S Jaishankar Set to Assume Key Cabinet Role

According to sources, Foreign Minister S Jaishankar is poised to take on a significant position within the Modi 3.0 cabinet.

Jun 9, 2024 11:59 AM

PM Modi Oath-Taking Ceremony Live: Trinamool Congress to Skip Major Event

Mamata Banerjee, the Chief Minister of West Bengal and the leader of Trinamool Congress, announced that her party will abstain from attending Prime Minister Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony. Banerjee cited concerns over what she perceives as the formation of the government through illegitimate and undemocratic means.

Jun 9, 2024 11:58 AM

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE: TDP's Rammohan Naidu Set to Become Youngest Union Minister in Modi Cabinet 3.0

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE: Telugu Desam Party (TDP) MP-elect Rammohan Naidu Kinjarapu is poised to become the youngest Union Minister in Narendra Modi's Cabinet 3.0.

At 36 years old, Rammohan Naidu secured victory for the third consecutive time from Andhra Pradesh's Srikakulam constituency in the Lok Sabha elections. He emerged victorious over Tilak Perada of the YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) with a substantial margin of 3.2 lakh votes in the May 13 elections.

Rammohan Naidu is the son of TDP leader and former Union Minister Yerran Naidu, fondly known as 'Yerranna'. Yerran Naidu, who became the youngest Minister at the age of 39 in 1996, leaves behind a legacy that Rammohan Naidu is poised to uphold.

Jun 9, 2024 11:57 AM

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE: HAM Leader Jitan Ram Manjhi Expected to Swear in as Minister Today

Former Bihar Chief Minister and leader of Hindustani Avam Morcha (HAM), Jitin Ram Manjhi, is slated to take the oath at Rashtrapati Bhavan this evening. Manjhi hinted at his inclusion in the Union Council of Ministers in a post on the microblogging platform X, stating, "I will be attending the program organized at the residence of Honourable Prime Minister @narendramodi ji today at 12 noon. This is good news for the people of Gaya and Bihar. Hail Magadha, Hail Bihar."

Jun 9, 2024 11:56 AM

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE: Anticipated Ministers Set to Take Oath Today

As the oath-taking ceremony of Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi unfolds, here's a glimpse of the Members of Parliament (MPs) expected to be sworn in as ministers:

From JD(U): Lalan Singh and Ramnath Thakur Representing BJP: Giriraj Singh and Nityanand Rai From Bihar: Chirag Paswan and Jitan Ram Manjhi Others include: Nitin Gadkari, Rajnath Singh, Piyush Goyal, Jyotiraditya Scindia, HD Kumaraswamy, Ram Nath Thakur, Jayant Chaudhary, Anupriya Patel, Rammohan Naidu, Chandra Sekhar Pemmasani, and Pratap Rao Jadhav from SS.

Jun 9, 2024 11:15 AM

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE: Nitish Kumar Approaching the End of Political Career, Claims Pappu Yadav

Pappu Yadav, the newly elected independent MP from Purnia, expressed his views, stating, "... I don't know who offered him (Nitish Kumar) the PM's chair... Why do they not provide proof?... Nitish Kumar is in the last phase of politics. If he was offered the prime ministership then he should have taken it. He should be the PM and he should accept the offer.

His name would be registered as the first PM from Bihar. He would have created history... If he was given the offer then he should have not rejected it... Granting 'special status' to Bihar should have been in his hands..."

Jun 9, 2024 11:10 AM

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE: TDP's Chandra Sekhar Pemmasani, Wealthiest Candidate of 2024 Elections, Joins NDA Cabinet

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE: Chandra Sekhar Pemmasani, the Guntur MP-elect from the Telugu Desam Party (TDP), is set to join the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance government, as confirmed by the N Chandrababu Naidu-led party on Sunday.

At 48 years old, Pemmasani, a doctor by profession, emerged as one of the wealthiest candidates in the 2024 Lok Sabha elections. Making his electoral debut, he is poised to become a member of the Modi 3.0 cabinet.

With declared family assets exceeding Rs 5,700 crore, Pemmasani of the Telugu Desam Party stands out as the wealthiest candidate in the 2024 Lok Sabha elections.

Jun 9, 2024 11:09 AM

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE: Rajinikanth Applauds Modi's Third Term as Prime Minister

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE: Superstar Rajinikanth expressed admiration for Narendra Modi's third term as Prime Minister, citing it as a significant achievement. Before departing from his residence to Delhi, the renowned actor highlighted that strong opposition is essential for democracy, signaling a healthy democratic process.

Rajinikanth emphasized that after Jawaharlal Nehru, Narendra Modi's third term as Prime Minister signifies a noteworthy milestone. He confirmed his participation in the swearing-in ceremony of Narendra Modi and the new Cabinet.

Jun 9, 2024 11:08 AM

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE: Ravneet Bittu Set to Be Sworn in as Minister

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE:  Ravneet Bittu is scheduled to take the oath as a Minister in the Modi Cabinet this evening during the oath-taking ceremony.

Jun 9, 2024 11:07 AM

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE: Traffic Restrictions Around Rashtrapati Bhawan

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE: In preparation for Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony this evening, the Delhi Traffic Police has announced special measures. An advisory has been released detailing diversions and restrictions near the Rashtrapati Bhawan.

As per the advisory issued on Sunday morning, vehicular traffic will be restricted on several roads including Sansad Marg (between Transport Bhawan and T-point Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Marg), North Avenue Road, South Avenue Road, Kushak Road, Rajaji Marg, Krishna Menon Marg, Talkatora Road, and Pt. Pant Marg from 2 pm to 11 pm. However, pedestrian movement will remain unaffected during this time.

Jun 9, 2024 10:41 AM

PM Modi Oath-Taking Ceremony Live: Cabinet Role for HD Kumaraswamy

HD Kumaraswamy, son of former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda, is the leader of the JDS and a former Chief Minister of Karnataka. He initially assumed the role of Chief Minister in 2006, leading a coalition government with the BJP. His second term as Chief Minister commenced in 2018, leading a coalition government with the Congress.

Jun 9, 2024 10:33 AM

PM Modi Oath-Taking Ceremony Live: Chirag Paswan Makes Headlines

Chirag Paswan, son of former minister Ram Vilas Paswan, stepped into politics after a brief stint in the film industry. He assumed leadership of the LJP following his father's passing in 2020.

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Jun 9, 2024 10:20 AM

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE: PM-elect Shares Visit to Rajghat on Social Media

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE: Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi took to social media to share his visit to Rajghat today, where he paid homage to Mahatma Gandhi.

In a tweet, he stated, "Paid tributes to Bapu at Rajghat. We are greatly inspired by his unwavering commitment to service and social welfare. His thoughts continue to guide us in building a better society."

Earlier on Sunday morning, Modi also visited the National War Memorial in the capital city ahead of his swearing-in ceremony scheduled at Rashtrapati Bhawan later in the day. He was accompanied by Rajnath Singh, the current Defence Minister.


Jun 9, 2024 09:32 AM


Jun 9, 2024 09:31 AM

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE: PM-designate Honors Fallen Heroes at National War Memorial

Narendra Modi Oath Ceremony LIVE: Before his swearing-in ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhawan today, Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi, accompanied by Chief of Defence Staff Gen Anil Chauhan, Army Chief Gen Manoj Pande, Indian Navy Chief Admiral Dinesh Tripathi, and VCAS Air Vice Marshal Amar Preet Singh, paid tribute at the National War Memorial by laying a wreath.

Jun 9, 2024 09:31 AM

Narendra Modi's Oath Ceremony LIVE: Coalition Partners TDP and JD(U) Set for Cabinet Roles

Narendra Modi's Oath Ceremony LIVE:  Today, Narendra Modi is set to take the oath of office at a grand event in the national capital, expected to draw thousands, including foreign dignitaries.

Approximately 30 ministers are slated for swearing-in at Rashtrapati Bhawan, marking Modi's first leadership of a coalition government. With BJP securing 240 Lok Sabha seats in the recent elections and gaining support from NDA allies like N Chandrababu Naidu's TDP and Nitish Kumar's JD(U), reports indicate significant roles for these partners.

TDP is anticipated to receive four portfolios, potentially filled by candidates like Ram Mohan Naidu, Harish Balayogi, and Daggumalla Prasad. Meanwhile, JD(U) has proposed candidates such as Lalan Singh and Ram Nath Thakur, the latter being the son of Bharat Ratna awardee and socialist icon, Karpoori Thakur, for ministerial positions.

Jun 9, 2024 09:30 AM

Narendra Modi's Oath Ceremony LIVE: TDP MPs Ram Mohan Naidu and Chandra Sekhar Pemmasani Poised for Ministerial Roles

Narendra Modi's Oath Ceremony LIVE: Two newly elected MPs from the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) are set to join the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance as it gears up for its third consecutive term in power, confirmed the N Chandrababu Naidu-led party on Sunday.

Ram Mohan Naidu Kinjarapu, 36, son of former Union Minister Yerran Naidu, is expected to become the youngest-ever Union Cabinet Minister as he takes the oath today in the Narendra Modi-led Union government.

Additionally, Chandra Sekhar Pemmasani, a doctor by profession and one of the wealthiest candidates in the recent election, will also be sworn in as the Union Minister of State today, as announced by the TDP.

Jun 9, 2024 09:25 AM


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Jun 9, 2024 08:35 AM

Narendra Modi Pays Homage to Mahatma Gandhi, Vajpayee Before Swearing-In Today

Narendra Modi will take the oath as Prime Minister of India for a record third term at 7:15 PM on Sunday at Rashtrapati Bhavan. Ahead of the event, he visited Rajghat and Sadaiv Atal in Delhi to pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi and Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

Jun 9, 2024 08:34 AM

PM Modi Oath-Taking Ceremony Live: 30 Ministers Expected to Take Oath

Approximately 30 ministers are expected to be sworn in today alongside PM Narendra Modi, who will assume office for a record third term, according to sources.

Jun 9, 2024 08:33 AM

PM Modi Oath-Taking Ceremony Live: PM Pays Tribute to Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Following his visit to Rajghat, Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tribute to Atal Bihari Vajpayee at his memorial, Sadaiv Atal, ahead of his swearing-in ceremony today.

Jun 9, 2024 08:32 AM

PM Modi Oath-Taking Ceremony Live: PM Modi Visits Rajghat

Ahead of his swearing-in ceremony today, PM Narendra Modi paid tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat.

Jun 9, 2024 08:31 AM

PM Modi Oath-Taking Ceremony LIVE: Global Leaders Converge in Delhi

Leaders from neighboring countries, including Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Bhutan, Nepal, Mauritius, Seychelles, and the Maldives, are expected to attend the swearing-in ceremony, reflecting India's 'Neighbourhood First' policy.

Jun 9, 2024 08:31 AM

Narendra Modi Swearing-In Ceremony LIVE: Preparations Complete at Rashtrapati Bhawan

A three-layered security setup is in place at Rashtrapati Bhawan, where President Droupadi Murmu will administer the oath of office to Narendra Modi. Officials have confirmed that Delhi Police SWAT and NSG commandos will be deployed at the venue and other key locations, with Delhi on high alert for the event.

Jun 9, 2024 08:30 AM

PM Modi Oath-Taking Ceremony LIVE: Enhanced Security Measures in Delhi

Security has been heightened in Delhi for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony as he begins his record third term today.

PTC News Desk: At a huge ceremony in the nation's capital today, BJP leader Narendra Modi will take the oath of office as India's prime minister. Following two massively mandated governments, the veteran leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party will lead a coalition government.

Numerous foreign dignitaries, including the leaders of numerous neighboring nations, are scheduled to attend Modi's inauguration.


Following the Lok Sabha Elections, the Bharatiya Janata Party emerged as the single largest party. Nonetheless, the party's total of 240 seats in the Lok Sabha, the lower chamber of parliament, fell 32 seats shy of a simple majority.

With 28 Lok Sabha seats won by their parties collectively, Narendra Modi's third government would depend on the backing of his National Democratic Alliance allies, N Chandrababu Naidu and Nitish Kumar.

At 7:15 p.m., Modi and his cabinet are scheduled to take the oath of office at Rashtrapati Bhavan.

There will be about 8,000 attendees, including dignitaries from several fields.

Modi Oath Taking Ceremony Live: 10 Key Points on Narendra Modi's Swearing-In Event

  1. Dignitaries Attending: Several heads of states will be present, including Sri Lanka's President Ranil Wickremesinghe, Maldives President Mohamed Muizzu, Seychelles Vice-President Ahmed Afif, Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Mauritius Prime Minister Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda', and Bhutan Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay.
  2. Neighbourhood First Policy: The Ministry of External Affairs stated that the attendance of these leaders aligns with India's 'Neighbourhood First' policy and 'SAGAR' vision.
  3. Historical Precedents: In 2014 and 2019, the oath-taking ceremonies saw attendance from SAARC and BIMSTEC leaders, respectively.
  4. Historical Milestone: Narendra Modi will match Jawaharlal Nehru's record by becoming the Prime Minister of India for a third consecutive term.
  5. Security Measures: Extensive security arrangements have been made in the national capital, including a no-fly zone on June 9 and 10. Nearly 1,100 traffic personnel have been deployed to manage traffic during the event.
  6. Political Discussions: The BJP leadership, including Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh, and party president J P Nadda, have been in talks with allies like N Chandrababu Naidu (TDP), Nitish Kumar (JD(U)), and Eknath Shinde (Shiv Sena) regarding cabinet positions.
  7. Potential Cabinet Members: According to PTI, potential cabinet members include Ram Mohan Naidu (TDP), Lalan Singh, Sanjay Jha, and Ram Nath Thakur (JD(U)), and Chirag Paswan (Lok Janshakti Party).
  8. Opposition's Concerns: The Opposition's INDIA bloc, which reached out to Naidu and Kumar after winning 234 Lok Sabha seats, has expressed doubts about the longevity of Modi's coalition government. Congress has warned of taking appropriate actions at the right time.
  9. Post-Ceremony Banquet: President Droupadi Murmu will host a banquet for the attending foreign dignitaries after the ceremony.
  10. Opposition's Exclusion: Congress leader KC Venugopal mentioned that opposition leaders have not been informed about the swearing-in ceremony of PM-designate Narendra Modi.

- With inputs from agencies

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