New state govt will work as a team: Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar

Chandigarh: The new state government would work as a team to ensure people’s welfare, Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar said here on Wednesday.

"The new state government would work as a team," he said adding, people of the state have high hopes from his government and efforts will be made to ensure their welfare.

 New state govt will work as a team: Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar

Manohar Lal Khattar. PTI image

Khattar, on Wednesday, formally inducted four ministers who assumed charge of their respective offices in his presence at Haryana civil secretariat.

Khattar also visited the office of education and transport minister Ram Bilas Sharma, agriculture and development and panchayats minister Om Prakash Dhankar, public works (building and roads) and public health engineering minister Rao Narbir Singh and finance minister Capt. Abhimanyu, and remained present there while they assumed the charge of their respective departments.

The chief minister congratulated them and the ministers offered him sweets, an official spokesman said.

Khattar, who took oath on Sunday last in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi among others, had allocated portfolios to nine of his ministers and himself that night.

PTI

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Updated Date: Oct 29, 2014 22:13:37 IST