Narendra Modi swearing-in ceremony begins
Updated: May 30, 2019 19:11 IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to be sworn in once again with a new set of Union Council of Ministers at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi on Thursday.
Leaders of the BIMSTEC nations were invited to take part in the swearing-in ceremony scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. on May 30.
Narendra Modi on morning paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi and BJP veteran late Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
He also placed a wreath at the National War Memorial in New Delhi.
The Prime Minister visited Rajghat, the memorial of Mahatma Gandhi, at around 7.00 a.m. Later Mr. Modi went to Sadaiv Atal, the lotus-shaped memorial of late Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
Congress president Rahul Gandhi and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi will attend the swearing-in of Mr. Modi, party sources said.
The two Congress leaders are among those invited by the Prime Minister to the ceremony.
They have accepted the invite, they said.