Assam: Himanta may be CM, BJP may recall Sonowal to Delhi

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Newly-elected BJP MLAs in Assam will meet on Sunday to finalise the selection of the new chief minister of the state amid likelihood of Himanta Biswa Sarma pipping incumbent Sarbananda Sonowal to the post. Sources said the party leadership will announce its decision after meeting the newly-elected MLAs in Guwahati. Sonowal will...

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Published on May 9, 2021 -  01:18
Governor appoints Himanta Biswa Sarma to be CM: Assam BJP President
Himanta Biswa Sarma submitted support letter to form a government in Assam, state Governor appointed Himanta Biswa to be CM, informed Ranjeet Kumar Dass on May 09. "Our leader Himanta Biswa Sarma submitted a letter to Assam Governor, along with support letters from AGP and UPPL. After that, Governor issued an order, which reads, "I, Prof Jagdish Mukhi, Governor of Assam, hereby appoint Himanta Biswa Sarma to be CM," said State BJP chief Ranjeet Kumar Dass.

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