Rajendra Pal Gautam, the minister of social welfare within the earlier Delhi authorities, will on Sunday take oath as a minister within the new Arvind Kejriwal authorities. Six Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs will take oath together with Arvind Kejriwal, who will probably be sworn in because the Delhi Chief Minister for the third time, at an occasion in Delhi’s Ramlila Maidan. Sources have advised NDTV that no new ministers will probably be inducted into the Cabinet.
Rajendra Pal Gautam, a lawyer by occupation, had joined the AAP in 2014. In the 2015 Assembly election, which the AAP received with an enormous mandate, Mr Gautam had received from the Seemapuri constituency by a hefty margin of 48, 821 votes.
In the 2020 Delhi election, the result was not a lot totally different for Mr Gautam. He received from Seemapuri with even larger margin. He polled practically over 88,000 votes and received by over 50,000 votes.
In 2018, Mr Gautam was detained by the police as he took out a march to the then Home Minister Rajnath Singh home in opposition to the alleged caste slur made by former Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash, who had alleged that he was crushed up by AAP legislators throughout an emergency assembly.
Apart from Mr Gautam, Manish Sisodia, Kailash Gehlot, Imran Hussain, Manish Sisodia, Satyendar Jain and Gopal Rai can even take oath with the Chief Minister.
AAP recorded an enormous victory within the Delhi elections by bagging 62 of its 70 meeting seats, leaving simply eight for the BJP. The Congress drew a clean for the second consecutive time.
“I love you Delhi,” the Chief Minister had declared from the social gathering workplace, predicting the start of a “new kind of politics” focussed on native points and the federal government’s supply.