Yeduguri Sandinti Jaganmohan Reddy, who led his YSR Congress Celebration to a thumping victory within the meeting elections, was sworn in Thursday as chief minister of Andhra Pradesh.
Governor E S L Narasimhan administered the oath of workplace and secrecy to the 46-year-old chief, whose social gathering emerged victorious in 151 seats within the 175-member robust state meeting.
The YSR Congress decimated the TDP headed by N Chandrababu Naidu, who turned the primary chief minister of the state after it was bifurcated to carve out Telangana 5 years in the past.
The YSRC additionally gained 22 of the 25 Lok Sabha seats within the state within the lately concluded polls.
Reddy took the oath in Telugu at 12.23 pm amid thunderous cheers by scores of social gathering leaders and employees in a short ceremony on the IGMC Stadium in Vijayawada.
Solely Reddy took oath Thursday and his council of ministers is anticipated to be sworn in on June 7.
Telangana Chief Minister Okay Chandrasekhar Rao, DMK chief M Okay Stalin and Puducherry Well being Minister Malladi Krishna Rao have been the particular visitors.
Telangana Deputy Chief Minister Mahmood Ali, Meeting Speaker Pocharam Srinivasa Reddy, minister Talasani Srinivasa Yadav additionally attended the swearing-in ceremony.
Reddy’s mom and YSRC honorary president Y S Vijayamma, his spouse Bharati and sister Sharmila and different family members have been particularly seated on the dais.
Reddy reached the stadium and went across the galleries in an open-top jeep to greet 1000’s of people that got here to witness the occasion.
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