AAP leader Bhagwant Mann takes oath as 18th Chief Minister of Punjab
- The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Bhagwant Mann has been sworn in as the 18th Chief Minister of Punjab on March 16, 2022.
- Mann was administered the oath of office and secrecy by Punjab Governor Banwarilal Purohit.
- The swearing-in ceremony took place at Khatkar Kalan, the ancestral village of legendary freedom fighter Bhagat Singh.
- AAP was declared winners, after the party managed to win 92 seats in the 117-member Punjab Assembly.
Points to Remember:
- Who has been sworn in as the new Chief Minister of Punjab?
- Bhagwant Mann is the ________ CM of Punjab
- Which party has won the Punjab Assembly elections to form its government in the state?
- The Punjab Legislative Assembly elections were held for how many seats? 117
Source: Business Standard