Yogi Adityanath sworn-in as Uttar Pradesh CM in presence of Modi and Shah

BJP supporters turned up in huge numbers at the stadium, hailing his historic win and terming his new term in office as “Yogi 2.0.”

Yogi Adityanath sworn-in as Uttar Pradesh CM in presence of Modi and Shah
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, Yogi Adityanath and UP Governor, Anandiben Patel rise for the National anthem during swearing-in ceremony at Atal Behari Vajpayee stadium in Lucknow on Friday, March 25, 2022. Photographs: Rajeev Bhatt

Yogi Adityanath took his oath as the 22 Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh at a grand ceremony in the state capital, Lucknow on Friday, March 25, 2022.

PM Modi congratulates newly sworn-in Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Aditynath in Lucknow on Friday, March 25, 2022. Photograph: Rajeev Bhatt

The event was attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Home Minister Amit Shah and several top Bhartiya Janata Party leaders and chief ministers of other BJP ruled states.

video: Rajeev Bhatt