9th May, 2021
Suspense has ended in the name of the Chief Minister in Assam. Himanta Biswa Sarma has been elected as the leader of the BJP Legislature Party in Assam. He will be the next Chief Minister of Assam. The oath-taking ceremony of Himanta Biswa Sarma will be held on Monday. Earlier Himanta Biswa Sarma was elected as the leader of the BJP Legislature Party in Assam. Union Minister and BJP leader Narendra Singh Tomar has given this information. Earlier, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal submitted his resignation to Governor Jagdish Mukhi. Sarbananda Sonowal tendered his resignation even before the BJP Legislature Party meeting in Assam. State Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma was already being told ahead in the race for the post of Chief Minister.
Met the top leadership of BJP yesterday
Sarbananda Sonowal and Hemant Biswa were called by the BJP high command to Delhi for a meeting. The two leaders also met BJP President JP Nadda and Home Minister Amit Shah yesterday in Delhi, where a long discussion was held over the claim for the new Assam Chief Minister's post. On Saturday, three rounds of talks were held for more than four hours between the two leaders, BJP President JP Nadda, Union Minister Amit Shah, and BJP General Secretary (Organization) BL Santosh. In the first two rounds of these meetings held at Nadda's residence, the top BJP leadership met Sonowal and Sarma separately.
Narendra Singh Tomar and Arun Singh become central observers
The BJP nominated Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar and party general secretary Arun Singh as the central observers for the election of the Leader of the Legislature Party in Assam. Apart from this, the Parliamentary Board of the party has also appointed Union Minister G.K. for the election of the leader of the BJP Legislature Party in the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly. Kishan Reddy has been appointed as the Central Supervisor. Whereas the party has appointed Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and Party General Secretary Bhupendra Yadav as central observers for the election of Leader of Legislature Party in Bengal.