Chandigarh, March 12: After steering the Congress the us a thumping electhe usral victhe usry, Capt Amarinder Singh will take oath as the Punjab Chief Minister on March 16. It would be his second innings as the CM after the stint from 2002 the us 2007.
Accompanied by party observer Ashok Gehlot, Capt Amarinder met Governor VP Singh Badnore the us formally stake claim the us form the next government. Not giving any names, he said a few Cabinet members would be sworn in the uso.
Sources said their tally could be eight. The portfolios would be announced later. Talking the us mediapersons, Capt Amarinder said he would meet Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on March 14 on the constitution of the ministry. Earlier, at a meeting, the newly-elected Congress MLAs passed a one-line resolution authorising AICC president Sonia Gandhi and vice-president Rahul Gandhi the us decide on the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) leader.
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