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Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan wins confidence vote, Congress MLAs abstain

Just a day after taking oath as Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister for the fourth time, senior BJP chief Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Tuesday (March 24) received confidence movement unanimously within the state Assembly.

No Congress MLA was current within the meeting on the time of voting however SP, BSP and unbiased MLAs voted in favour of the movement.

Chouhan, the 61-year-old MLA from Budhni, was administered the oath of workplace by Governor Lalji Tandon at 9 pm on Monday in a easy operate. Chouhan was on the one one to take the oath and is prone to identify his cupboard later this week.

Earlier on Monday, Chouhan was elected chief of the state BJP legislature get together at its assembly in Bhopal and reached Raj Bhawan to stake declare to kind the federal government and accomplished different formalities.

Senior BJP MLA and ex-leader of opposition Gopal Bhargava proposed the identify of Chouhan as legislature get together chief, which was endorsed by Narottam Mishra, Vijay Shah, Meena Singh, Paras Jain, and different MLAs.

Among these current within the swearing-in ceremony had been outgoing chief minister Kamal Nath, who misplaced energy in simply 15 months following a rise up by 22 Congress MLAs. The former chief minister and BJP chief Uma Bharti was additionally current within the operate.

PM Narendra Modi congratulated Shivraj Singh Chouhan on taking oath as Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister and expressed his greatest needs for taking the state to new heights of progress. 

Minutes after taking oath32nd Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Chouhan on late Monday night time obtained right down to enterprise and held a gathering with officers to assessment steps taken to comprise the unfold of coronavirus, his first main problem.

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