Three BJP MLAs V. Hangkhalian(Churchandpur), Nemcha Kipgen (Kangpokpi) and Th. Radheshyam (Heirok) were sworn in as ministers at Raj Bhavan, today.
Governor Najma Heptulla administered the oath of office and secrecy at the Raj Bhavan’s banquet hall in the presence of Chief minister Nongthombam Biren Singh and his deputy Yumnam Joykumar among the council ministers and MLAs.
On March 15 when Biren Singh took the oath as the chief minister of the BJP government, Th. Biswajit Singh was the only BJP minister who took oath as a minister. Yumnam Joykumar Singh (NPP), Th. Biswajit Singh (BJP), L. Jayentakumar (NPP), Karam Shyam (LJP), Letpao Paokip (NPP), N. Kayishii (NPP), Th. Shyamkumar Singh (Congress) and L. Dikho (NPF) took oath on the same day.
Yet no portfolios of the ministers have been announced.