Congress President Rahul Gandhi interacts with Sonia Gandhi. (File Image)
Congress President Rahul Gandhi interacts with Sonia Gandhi. (File Image)

Sonia, Rahul to attend Modi's swearing-in

ANI | Updated: May 29, 2019 22:23 IST

New Delhi [India], May 29 (ANI): United Progressive Alliance (UPA) chairperson Sonia Gandhi and Congress president Rahul Gandhi will be attending Prime Minister Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony on Thursday.

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad will also attend the ceremony in Rashtrapati Bhavan. 

Speaking to ANI, Ghulam Nabi Azad, said, "Congress party will attend the oath-taking ceremony for sure. Elections were a matter between 2 ideologies, 2 parties but the oath ceremony is of a Prime Minister. PM is of the entire country. We expect him to treat all people in the country equally."

Sonia had attended Modi's swearing-in in 2014. 

President Ram Nath Kovind will administer the oath of office and secrecy to the Prime Minister and other members of the Union Council of Ministers.

Heads of national and regional parties have been invited for the ceremony.  (ANI)

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