Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated Dr. Manik Saha on Wednesday on taking oath as Chief Minister of Tripura.
He also said that Saha and his team of newly sworn-in ministers will deliver on the mandate given by the people of the Tripura.
Governor Satyadeo Narain Arya administered the sworn-in ceremony of ministers of the new government.
70-year-old BJP leader Saha was sworn in as thirteenth Chief Minister of Tripura along with 8 cabinet ministers.
Prime Minister Modi, BJP national president JP Nadda, Home Minister Amit Shah and Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh were present on the occasion among the dignitaries.
Through a twitter post, PM Modi congratulated Chief Minister Dr. Manik Saha and the entire team, which took oath on Wednesday.
He said, “This team will certainly deliver on the mandate given by the people once again and add momentum to Tripura’s development journey”. He added, “My best wishes to them in their efforts”.