Kejriwal sworn into office by Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal in presence of a huge gathering. He took oath along with his designated cabinet — Manish Sisodia, Satyendar Jain, Gopal Rai, Kailash Gehlot, Imran Hussain and Rajendra Pal Gautam.
Even when the Delhi elections were weeks away, many political experts had declared Arvind Kejriwal and his Aam Aadmi Party the winner. As for the Bharatiya Janata Party,
Aam Aadmi Party candidates have swept the five Muslims dominated seats, repeating its 2015 performance in Delhi. AAP candidate Shoeb Iqbal from Matia Mahal, Imran Hussain from Ballimaran, Prahlad Singh Sahni from Chandni Chowk and Abdul Rahman from Seelampur romped home easily defeating their nearest rivals.
Voting was peaceful despite a vicious campaign in Delhi and exit polls predicted that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) led by Arvind Kejriwal will retain power, though with a reduced majority.
The right-wing nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of Prime Minister Narendra Modi won four of the five state assembly elections on Thursday, while the relative newcomer Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), which rules the National Capital Territory (NCT)
The newly-inducted minister was caught in a row when he asked Raj Bahadur to lie on a "dirty" patient's bed during the visit.
After the oath-taking, which was delayed by an hour, Mann in his address said he along with all the residents of the state also took oath as Chief Ministers. "You all will be the Chief Ministers," he said.
Partial results gave the BJP 202 seats, a majority in the Uttar Pradesh state parliament, the election commission website showed. Partial returns in Punjab showed a resounding win for the Aam Aadmi Party, which was leading in about 92 of the 117 seats.