50 ‘Special Guests’ to Share Stage During Kejriwal’s Oath-Taking

The Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party looks set for a resounding victory in the Delhi Assembly elections.

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Around 50 people from different walks of life who are 'Delhi ke Nirmata' and contributed to the development of the city during the last five years will share the stage with Kejriwal during his ceremony as special guests, AAP leader Manish Sisodia said on Saturday, 15 February.

President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday appointed Kejriwal as the new chief minister of Delhi after Aam Aadmi Party bagged 62 of the 70 seats in the recent Assembly elections.

The President has also appointed six MLAs as ministers of the Delhi government following the advice of the chief minister.

Snapshot
  • Kejriwal has invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi to attend his swearing-in ceremony on 16 February at Ramlila Maidan
  • Newly elected AAP MLAs elected Kejriwal as leader of legislature party after a meeting at his residence on Wednesday
  • AAP won the people’s mandate in Delhi, securing 62 seats in the 70-member Assembly
  • Mamata Banerjee, PM Narendra Modi, Prakash Javadekar, Kamal Haasan congratulated Arvind Kejriwal as AAP got its third victory

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12:29 PM, 10 Feb

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The counting centres are located at CWG Sports Complex in East Delhi, NSIT Dwarka in West Delhi, Meerabai Institute of Technology and GB Pant Institute of Technology in Southeast Delhi, Sir CV Raman ITI, Dheerpur in Central Delhi, and Rajiv Gandhi Stadium in Bawana in North Delhi, among other places.

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2:28 AM, 11 Feb
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50 ‘Special Guests’ to Share Stage During Kejriwal’s Oath-Taking
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Early trends show the Aam Aadmi Party has edge over the BJP in Delhi.


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