BJP comes into power, Biren Singh becomes CM.
Guwahati/March 16, (Prag News Desk):As Nongthombam Biren Singh sworns in as the new Chief Minister of Manipur, the political frame in the state makes an shape-shift with new coalition.
The fresh cabinet with teamed up ministers- Biswajit Singh (BJP), L Jayantakumar Singh, Letpao Haokip, N Kayisii, Losii Dikho from the National People’s Party and Karam Shyam from Lok Janshakti Party, the Congress MLA Th Shyamkumar who also joined in the coalition took oath on Wednesday.
The new CM indicated that the functionary team expansion will be headlined by March 23 which will be accommodating 12 more ministers into the Saffron clan. Biren Singh, the 24th Chief Minister of Manipur aims at mending the indefinite blockade in the State highways exercised by the United Naga Council. He hinted on bringing Manipur together and sort out the “problem” within.
Out-going CM and the Congress Legislature Party leader Okram Ibobi Singh will be thus will switching roles of a “constructive opposition” party.