Guwahati(Assam) ,Jan 18: Sanjay Kishan and Jogen Mohan were on Saturday sworn in as ministers in Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal’s ministry.
Governor Jagdish Mukhi administered the oath of office and secrecy to the two new ministers at a simple ceremony in the Darbar Hall of the Raj Bhawan here.
Both Mohan and Kishan were sworn in as ministers of state with independent charge.
Among those present on the occasion were the chief minister, Finance and Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Chandra Mohan Patowary, Culture Minister Naba Kumar Doley, BJP president Ranjeet Dass and MPs Queen Oja and Kamakhya Prasad Tasa.
Both Kishan and Mohan are first time MLAs and represent Tinsukia and Mahmora assembly constituencies respectively.
(With PTI inputs)
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