Trivendra Singh Rawat new Uttarakhand CM

17 Mar 2017

The newly-elected Bharatiya Janata Party legislators today chose Trivendra Singh Rawat as the BJP Legislative Party leader. Former state BJP chief Rawat will be sworn in as the new chief minister of Uttarakhand on Saturday. Besides Rawat, Satpal Maharaj and Prakash Pant were in the race for the chief minister's post. The meeting took place in the presence of central observers Saroj Pandey and Narendra Tomar.