Tahlka News Desk
Lucknow: BJP Firebrand Politician and MP from gorakhpur Yogi Adityanath will be sworn in as the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh on Sunday afternoon, along with two deputies Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dinesh Sharma.
The new cabinet would be sworn in at 2:15 pm on Sunday, Ministry of Inforamation and Broadcasting M Venkaiah Naidu told reporters after a meeting of the newly-elected 312 BJP legislators in Lucknow. The oath ceremony will be attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah.
After taking oath new UP CM Yogi Adityanath will hold the new new government's first cabinet meeting at 4.30pm at Lok Bhawan, the chief minister's secretariat. The cabinet will take a call on crop waiver of medium and marginal farmers.
Forty-four ministers, including 22 cabinet ministers, will take oath in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. At 5pm he will address the press conference.