Nitish Kumar took oath for a fourth term and seventh time as Bihar chief minister on November 16.
Kumar was administered oath as chief minister of Bihar by governor F Chauhan at a simple function organised at Raj Bhawan in Patna on November 16.
Nitish Kumar’s new cabinet
Along with Nitish Kumar, Tar Kishore Prasad and Renu Devi of BJP and Vijay Kumar Choudhary, Ashok Kumar Choudhary, Vijendra Prasad Yadav, Mewa Lal Choudhary, Sheela Mandal of JD(U) took oath as cabinet ministers.
Santosh Kumar Suman of Hindustani Awam Morcha and Mukesh Sahni of Vikassheel Insan Party also took oath.
The National Democratic Alliance, constisting BJP, JD(U) among others, emerged winners in the recently concluded assembly elections in Bihar, the result of which was declared on November 10.