Prime Minister Narendra Modi pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat ahead of his oath ceremony. He will take oath for the second consecutive term at 7 pm today at Rashtrapati Bhawan after his massive victory in the national election.
Under the administration of President Ram Nath Kovind, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and, his council of ministers will also take oath at a dazzling ceremony that will be attended by the leaders, celebrities and the politicians.
According to the latest update, the oath ceremony of PM Narendra Modi will take place in the forecourt of the Rashtrapati Bhavan in the presence of 8,000 guests, including the leaders of BIMSTEC countries, the Kyrgyz Republic and Mauritius. In 2014, approx. 5,000 people attended the oath ceremony. The families of Bharitya Janatha Party worker who allegedly lost their lives in political violence in West Bengal in the last one year have also been invited for this event. UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi, Congress president Rahul Gandhi and Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, will also attend the oath ceremony of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
On the other side, on Wednesday Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said that his party would attend the oath-taking ceremony for sure. He added that Elections were a matter between 2 ideologies, 2 parties but the oath ceremony is of a PM. Prime Minister is of the entire country. “