Bihar Assembly: Oath-taking ceremony underway
Chief Minister Nitish Kumar had resigned unexpectedly on Wednesday. He took up the post again a day later. Photograph: (Others)
The swearing-in of ministers for Bihar Assembly is underway at Raj Bhavan in Patna.
Zee News accessed a final list of a total of 27 ministers who will be taking the oath.
A cabinet meeting is expected to take place at 7.30 pm.
12 ministers are from the BJP, 14 from JD (U) and 1 from LJP.
The names include: Bijendra Prasad Yadav, Prem Kumar, Rajiv Ranjan Singh, Nand Kishore Yadav, Shravan Kumar, Ram Narayan Mandal, Jai Kumar Singh, Krishnanandan Prasad Verma, Mangal Pandey, Maheshwar Hazari, Vinod Narayan Jha, Shailesh Kumar, Suresh Kumar Sharma, Manju Verma, Vijay Kumar Sinha, Santosh Kumar Nirala, Rana Randhir Singh, Khurshid Ahmed, Vinid Kumar Singh, Mandan Sahini, Krishna Kumar Rishi, Kapil Dev Kamat, Dinesh Chandra Yadav, Ramesh Rishidev, Brij Kishore Bind, Pashupati Kumar Paras.