India’s president appoints Modi as PM
India’s president has appointed Narendra Modi as the prime minister, soon after newly elected lawmakers led by Modi’s Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party chose him as their leader following a thunderous victory in national elections.
Media reports said that Modi is likely to be sworn in by Kovind on Thursday.
Critics say Modi and his party have applied divisive policies and used a Hindu-first strategy. But Modi said after Saturday’s vote that “this election has become a movement of social unity”……..read more
Source: The Daily Telegraph