New ministers of the Bhupendra Patel authorities in Gujarat are going to the oath of workplace and secrecy on Wednesday afternoon, a state BJP spokesperson mentioned. The swearing-in ceremony of the brand new ministers, whose names usually are not but declared, shall be held after 2 pm within the capital metropolis Gandhinagar, state celebration spokesperson Yamal Vyas mentioned.
Patel (59) took over because the Gujarat chief minister on Monday after the sudden resignation of Vijay Rupani on Saturday. Solely Patel had taken oath that day.
Gujarat BJP in-charge Bhupender Yadav has been holding marathon conferences in Gandhinagar for the reason that final two days to finalise the names of these to be included within the new cupboard. There are speculations that Patel would induct many new faces in his cupboard, and several other previous timers could should vacate the house for younger leaders. Patel was unanimously elected the BJP legislature celebration chief on Sunday and was sworn in because the state’s seventeenth chief minister by Governor Acharya Devvrat in Gandhinagar on Monday. His elevation to the coveted submit is being attributed to his closeness to former Gujarat chief minister and present Uttar Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel.
With the state Meeting elections scheduled in December 2022, the BJP is banking on Patel, a Patidar, for ballot victory. Within the 2017 Meeting elections, the BJP received 99 of the 182 seats and the Congress acquired 77.