Uddhav Thackeray Takes Oath As Maha CM

Uddhav Thackeray Takes Oath As Maha CM

Bringing down the dramatic scenes of last one month, Shiva Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray took oath as Maharashtra Chief Minister short while ago. The swearing in ceremony was held at Shivaji Park and was largely attended by Shiva Sena cadre and supporters.

Uddhav is the 19th chief minister of Maharashtra and is the first ever person from Shiva Sena party to chair the CM post. The Shiva Sena chief is the eighth person to take oath as Maharashtra CM while not being a legislator.

Along with Uddhav, Eknath Shinde, Subhash Desai also sworn in as ministers while from Nationalistic Congress Party (NCP) Jayant Patil and Chhagan Bhujbal got cabinet berth.

Former CM Devendra Fadnavis, Bal Thackeray's nephew Raj Thackeray and India's business tycoon Mukesh Ambani are the prominent personalities among others who have attended the swearing in ceremony.