Overjoyed tea seller from West Bengal's Siliguri is distributing tea on Thursday, free-of-cost, as his idol PM Narendra Modi, along with his council of ministers, will take his oath-of-office in a grand swearing-in ceremony.
Earlier, Bisu Sarkar from Balurghat, who is the owner of a small tea stall, invited several people to his shop and treated them with free ‘chai’ as he was celebrating PM Narendra Modi's clean sweep at Lok Sabha elections 2019.
In the Lok Sabha elections, Modi-led NDA government won 353 seats. Balurghat BJP candidate Dr. Sukanta Majumder also won. Soon after Sarkar got the news from TV and word-of-mouth, he immediately took the decision of offering tea to all free of cost. Hence, from Friday morning itself, he did what he wanted to do.
Meanwhile, the grand swearing-in ceremony will take place at the Rashtrapati Bhavan at 7 pm. The oath-taking ceremony will be administered by President Ram Nath Kovind. The ceremony will be hosted in the forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhavan.
Top leaders and guests have also been invited from around the world and across the nation will attend the swearing-in ceremony of the Prime Minister which will be held tomorrow at Rashtrapati Bhavan in Delhi at 7 PM. President Ram Nath Kovind will administer the oath of office and secrecy to the Prime Minister and other members of the Union Council.
Several foreign leaders including Abdul Hamid, President of Bangladesh, Maithripala Sirisena, President of Sri Lanka, Sooronbay Jeenbekov, President of the Kyrgyz Republic, U Win Myint, President of Myanmar, Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, Prime Minister of Mauritius, KP Sharma Oli, Prime Minister of Nepal, Dr Lotay Tshering, Prime Minister of Bhutan, Grisada Boonrach, Special Envoy of Thailand will be part of the ceremony.