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Suspense over Assam CM ends, Himanta Biswa Sarma elected as leader of BJP legislature party


New delhi: The suspense over the brand new Assam Chief Minister ended as Himanta Biswa Sarma has been elected because the chief of the BJP legislature social gathering on Sunday (May 9, 2021).

The announcement was made by Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar throughout the BJP Legislative Party assembly on the Assam Legislative Assembly.

Himanta Biswa Sarma will function the fifteenth Chief Minister of Assam.

The Jalukbari MLA retained his seat in the Assam assembly election 2021 by defeating his former social gathering Indian National Congress’ Romen Chanda Borthakur by 1,01,911 seats.

The improvement got here hours after Sarbananda Sonowal tendered his resignation to Governor Jagdish Chandra Mukhi.

“With the blessings of the people, tendered my resignation as the Chief Minister of Assam to the Hon`ble Governor Shri @jagdishmukhi ji in Raj Bhavan, Guwahati,” Sonowal tweeted.

Party National Organizing Secretary BL Santosh, Vice President Baijayant Jay Panda had been additionally current within the assembly with the newly-elected BJP MLAs of the state.

The BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) secured a comfortable majority in Assam and gained 75 seats of the full 126 constituencies. While the saffron social gathering took 60 seats, about 33 per cent, its allies Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) and United People`s Party, Liberal (UPPL) bagged 9 and 6 seats respectively.

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