The celebration had earlier within the day mentioned the ceremony can be held on Wednesday. Even the posters at Raj Bhavan had talked about September 15 because the date for the ceremony. Nonetheless, the posters have been taken down Wednesday afternoon. The governor’s workplace confirmed that the ceremony has been postponed to Thursday. “The swearing-in ceremony of ministers will happen at 1.30 pm on Thursday,” Manish Bharadwaj, officer on particular obligation to Governor Acharya Devvrat, instructed PTI.
Gujarat BJP spokesperson Yamal Vyas had within the morning mentioned the ceremony was scheduled after 2 pm in Gandhinagar on Wednesday. Neither the BJP nor the state authorities gave any cause for the postponement. Gujarat BJP in-charge Bhupender Yadav has been holding marathon conferences in Gandhinagar for the final two days to finalise the names to be included within the new cabinet. There may be speak that Patel could induct many new faces in his cupboard and several other old-timers could need to make means for them.
Patel (59) took over because the Gujarat chief minister on Monday after the sudden resignation of Vijay Rupani on Saturday. He was unanimously elected BJP legislature celebration chief on Sunday and was sworn in because the state’s seventeenth chief minister by the governor in Gandhinagar on Monday.
Solely he took the oath on the ceremony. Patel’s elevation is being attributed to his closeness to former Gujarat chief minister and present Uttar Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel. With the state Meeting elections scheduled in December 2022, the BJP is banking on Patel, a Patidar, for ballot victory. Within the 2017 Meeting elections, the BJP received 99 of the 182 seats and the Congress acquired 77.