PM Modi congratulates Mamata Banerjee on taking oath as chief minister

New Delhi, May 5 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday congratulated Mamata Banerjee on taking oath as West Bengal chief minister.

Modi tweeted a congratulatory message to Banerjee soon after the Trinamool Congress head was sworn in as chief minister for a third straight term.

Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar administered her the oath of office and secrecy at a low-key ceremony at the Raj Bhawan held amid the raging COVID pandemic.

'Congratulations to Mamata Didi on taking oath as West Bengal’s Chief Minister. @MamataOfficial,' Modi tweeted. PTI KR DV DV