PM Modi Took Oath At 17th Lok Sabha Today, Rahul Gandhi Takes Oath At AfternoonYasodha Devi (Author) Published Date : Jun 17, 2019 15:32 IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday morning took oath at 17th Lok Sabha. It is the first session after Modi sworn as the Prime Minister for the second time. Among Modi, several others including Home Minister Amit Shah, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, chemical and fertilizers minister D V Sadanand Gowda and Smriti Irani took oath. During his oath taking PM said, as a member of Lok Sabha pledge he will abide delivering his duties.
He also added several bills will be passed in this session. The session had begun with 2 minutes silent prayer and when PM Modi was taking oath there was a long cheer up from the other members sitting back. They also chanted "Modi Modi" when Narendra Modi was taking oath. Congress leader Rahul Gandhi was not present at morning session who was defeated by Smriti Irani at Amethi in Uttar Pradesh. But in afternoon session he will be present and taking oath as MP representing Wayanad, Kerala.
He had tweeted "My 4th consecutive term as a Member of the #LokSabha begins today. Representing Wayanad, Kerala, I begin my new innings in Parliament by taking my oath this afternoon, affirming that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the Constitution of India"
PM had shared a video of his oath taking in this twitter handle, that is being spread widely.
PM Modi Took Oath At 17th Lok Sabha Today, Rahul Gandhi Takes Oath At Afternoon