President Pranab Mukherjee administered the oath to Narendra Modi at a ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhavan. The ceremony was attended by leaders of SAARC nations including Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang sent his best wishes to Narendra Modi and expressed his willingness to take two countries’ strategic partnership to a higher level.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi assumed office as the Fifteenth Prime Minister of India on 27 May 2014. Before assuming office, Modi offered floral tributes to Father of Nation Mahatma Gandhi in his office at South Block. Modi held a short briefing with the Principal Secretary to PM Nripendra Mishra and senior officers in Prime Minister’s office. May 27, 2014