New Delhi: After registering thumping victory for the third consecutive time in the Gujarat assembly polls, BJP strongman and Chief Minister Narendra Modi arrived in the national capital on Thursday to attend the National Development Council.

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will chair the NDC meeting. This will be Modi’s first visit to the national capital after swearing-in as the Chief Minister for the fourth time.

While addressing his victory rally on December 20, the firebrand Gujarat leader said that he will visit Delhi for a day if his supporters want to do.

Narendra Modi sworn-in as Gujarat CM

Modi, who powered BJP to emphatic victory in Gujarat, was administered the oath of office and secrecy by Governor Kamla Beniwal at a public ceremony on Wednesday.

The swearing-in ceremony was marked by the presence of a galaxy of top BJP leaders and allies as also conspicuous absence of any representative of key alliance partner JD(U) and Opposition Congress.

Modi, who became Chief Minister for the first time in 2001 and again in 2002 and 2007, was sworn in along with seven ministers of Cabinet rank and nine Ministers of State.


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