Ashok Gehlot takes oath as Chief Minister of Rajasthan; Sachin Pilot as Deputy CM

Ashok Gehlot on December 17, 2018 took oath as the Rajasthan Chief Minister for a third time; while, Sachin Pilot was sworn-in as the Deputy Chief Minister in Jaipur’s Albert Hall, Rajasthan.

Gehlot and Pilot were administered the oath by Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh. Congress President Rahul Gandhi, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, former CM VasundharaRaje, Congress leader Jitin Prasad and other leaders attended the swearing-in ceremony. Image result for Ashok Gehlot takes oath as Chief Minister of Rajasthan; Sachin Pilot as Deputy CM

CAG Rajiv Mehrishi appointed as Vice-Chair of UN Panel of External Auditors

Image result for CAG Rajiv Mehrishi appointed as Vice-Chair of UN Panel of External AuditorsRajiv Mehrishi, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India, was elected as the Vice-Chair of United Nations Panel of External Auditors on December 12, 2018.

His appointment was made during the annual meeting of the panel in New York from December 3 to 4, 2018. The panel discussed various issues concerning audit of United Nations and the agencies under the United Nations System.

K Chandrasekhar Rao sworn in as Telangana CM

Image result for K Chandrasekhar Rao sworn in as Telangana CMThe President of TelanganaRashtraSamithi (TRS), K Chandrasekhar Rao, who led his party to a massive win in the Telangana Legislative Assembly Elections 2018, was sworn-in as the Chief Minister of the state for a second straight term on December 13, 2018.

All the MLAs-elect unanimously elected Rao as the leader during their meet at the TelanganaBhavan, the TRS headquarters. The oath-taking ceremony took place on the lawns of the Raj Bhavan in Hyderabad at 1.30 pm. Governor ESL Narasimhan administered the oath to the chief minister.