Swearing in of Nitish Kumar and Tejashwi Yadav as Chief Minister and Deputy CM respectively will take place at 2 pm on Wednesday, highly placed sources said here. It will be a simple ceremony to be held inside Raj Bhavan.
More ministers will be inducted into the cabinet at a later stage, sources in Kumar’s JD(U) and Yadav’s RJD said. Kumar, who dumped the BJP-led NDA earlier in the day, will be taking oath as the CM for the eighth time.
He will be heading a coalition of seven parties which is supported by an Independent.