Hangkhanlian, Radheshyam, Nemcha sworn-in as council of ministers
Imphal, 23rd March, 2017
Hangkhanlian, Radheshyam, Nemcha sworn-in as council of ministers on 23 March, 2017
To strengthen the newly formed N.Biren Singh led BJP government, three MLAs were sworn-in as new Council of Ministers at the Raj Bhavan today. Hon’ble Governor of Manipur Dr. Najma Heptulla administered the oath of office and secrecy to the new Council of Ministers.
The three newly inducted Council of Ministers are Shri V. Hangkhanlian, elected from Churachandpur Assembly Constituency, Mrs. Nemcha Kipgen elected from Kangpokpi Assembly Constituency and Shri. Th. Radheshyam Singh elected from Heirok Assembly Constituency. Shri V. Hangkhanlian and Mrs. Nemcha Kipgen took the oath in English while Shri. Th. Radheshyam Singh took his oath in Manipuri.
The swearing-in ceremony of the new Council of Ministers was attended by Chief Minister Shri N. Biren Singh, Deputy CM Shri Y. Joykumar Singh and other Council of Ministers. Ex-Chief Minister and Opposition leader Shri O. Ibobi Singh, former Chief Minister Shri Radhabinod Koijam, Assam Finance Minister Hemanta Biswa Sarma, BJP Manipur President Ksh. Bhabananda, Senior State BJP leaders, Chief Secretary, DGP, top civil and police officials among others also attended the swearing-in ceremony.
It is worth to recall that the first sworn-in of the nine Cabinet Ministers for the Shri N. Biren Singh led BJP Government of the 11th Manipur Legislative Assembly was held on 15th March, 2017.
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This Press Release was posted on March 24 2017
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