Guwahati: A local holiday has been declared in all four districts of Bodoland Territorial Region (BTC) by Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) administration on Tuesday for the swearing-in ceremony of the newly elected members of the BTC.
The United People’s Party Liberal (UPPL) president Pramod Boro will take oath as the new chief executive member (CEM) of the BTC on Tuesday in Bodofa Nagar in Kokrajhar in presence of chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal and finance minister Himanta Biswa Sarma.
People in thousands have gathered to take part in the oath-taking ceremony. The swearing-in ceremony would be held amidst claims and counterclaims by both BJP-UPPL-Gana Suraksha Party (GSP) led coalition and Hagrama Mohilary led Bodoland People’s Front (BPF).
The government offices will remain closed in Kokrajhar, Chirang, Baksa and Udalguri districts.