Yogi Adityanath takes oath as CM of Uttar Pradesh today
BJPLP has elected Yogi as legislative party leader Union Home Minister Amit Shah was present in the meeting held in Lucknow on Thursday evening.
Lucknow: Yogi Adityanath will take oath as the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh for the second term today.
BJP has rewritten history by coming to power for a second term in politically significant Uttar Pradesh. Since 40 years no party has come to power for a second consecutive term.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, BJP National President J.P. Nadda, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari and other ministers will attend the historic oath-taking ceremony of Yogi Adityanath. BJP has decided to make oath taking function has historic event to send the message for 2024 Lok Sabha elections.
Uttar Pradesh has 80 Lok Sabha seats, to coming back to power for third term winning of Uttar Pradesh is most crucial for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, thus party will make preparation for Lok Sabha polls from now onwards.
Yogi creates history in UP: Leading the party from the front, Yogi Adityananth has secured the absolute majority for the bjp for second term. Despite of all odds and his failure in handling Covid second wave, Uttar Pradesh voters voted him for second term.
BJPLP has elected Yogi as legislative party leader on Thursday evening Union Home Minister Amit Shah was present in the meeting. Soon after he was elected as BJPLP leader, Yogi Adityananth went to Rajbhavn, met the governor Anandiben Patel to stake claim to form the government.
BJP has maintained deep suspense over the deputies of Yogi Adityananth. Sources said that he might get two deputy chief ministers in the cabinet. His one deputy Keshav Prasad Maurya has defeated in recently held UP polls.
Governor Anandben Patel appointed Yogi as CM designate. Yogi Adityanath is getting a second straight term in the state.
With this election, the BJP also showed that elections can be "fought on nationalism and good governance, Yogi Adityanath said in the BJPLP meeting.
The BJP won a consecutive term in the recently concluded elections -- a record of sorts in nearly 40 years. Pointing to his individual record, Yogi Adityanath said, "The party believed in me in 2017. I was just a normal MP and I had no administrative experience and yet Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the home minister were like guardians to me and told me how to bring good governance to UP", Yogi Adityanath added.
"One can know some things as an MP but how to govern and administer is something different," said CM designate in the meeting.
"One can be an MP in a limited space but to govern a state like UP is a different ballgame and because of the guidance I got we have managed to bring good governance to UP," Mr. Yogi said,