Narendra Modi swearing-in: Ministers take oath
India's new Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
India's new Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
The new Indian Prime Minister stands beside President Pranab Mukherjee as leaders of foreign nations line up to congratulate him.
The new Indian Prime Minister stands beside President Pranab Mukherjee as leaders of foreign nations line up to congratulate him.
The first person to congratulate India's newly elected Prime Minister Narendra Modi was Pakistan's PM Nawaz Sharif.
The first person to congratulate India's newly elected Prime Minister Narendra Modi was Pakistan's PM Nawaz Sharif.
PM Narendra Modi stands beside Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai for a photo call.
PM Narendra Modi stands beside Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai for a photo call.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all smiles as he stands beside Cabinet minister Arun Jaitley.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all smiles as he stands beside Cabinet minister Arun Jaitley.
The new Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi greets former PM Manmohan Singh on his way out.
The new Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi greets former PM Manmohan Singh on his way out.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mother Hiraba couldn't go to Delhi, but she watched the live telecast of her son's swearing-in ceremony in Gandhinagar.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mother Hiraba couldn't go to Delhi, but she watched the live telecast of her son's swearing-in ceremony in Gandhinagar.
The Prime Minister's mother is photographed sitting beside a picture of her late husband.
The Prime Minister's mother is photographed sitting beside a picture of her late husband.
Newly sworn-in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s mother Hiraba sits outside her house in Gandhinaga along other family members. She couldn't go to Delhi to be a part of the event, but she watched the live telecast of the ceremony in her home.
Newly sworn-in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s mother Hiraba sits outside her house in Gandhinaga along other family members. She couldn't go to Delhi to be a part of the event, but she watched the live telecast of the ceremony in her home.
Live: Narendra Modi takes oath as 15th Prime Minister of India (Photo: Twitter)
Live: Narendra Modi takes oath as 15th Prime Minister of India (Photo: Twitter)
President Pranab Mukherjee greets PM Narendra Modi after he took oath.
President Pranab Mukherjee greets PM Narendra Modi after he took oath.
Vishnudev Sahai  take oath as Minister of State
Vishnudev Sahai take oath as Minister of State
Kiren Rijiju taking oath.
Kiren Rijiju taking oath.
Upendra Kushwaha takes oath as Minister of State.
Upendra Kushwaha takes oath as Minister of State.
Prakash Javadekar taking oath as Minister of State.
Prakash Javadekar taking oath as Minister of State.
GM Siddeswara takes oath as a Minister of State.
GM Siddeswara takes oath as a Minister of State.
Nirmala Sitharaman takes oath of office.
Nirmala Sitharaman takes oath of office.
President Pranab Mukherjee looks on as Dr.Jitender Singh takes oath of office.
President Pranab Mukherjee looks on as Dr.Jitender Singh takes oath of office.
Piyush Goel  takes oath.
Piyush Goel takes oath.
Sarbananda Sonowal takes oath as Minister of State.
Sarbananda Sonowal takes oath as Minister of State.
Dharmendra Pradhan taking oath as a Union Minister.
Dharmendra Pradhan taking oath as a Union Minister.
VK Singh taking oath.
VK Singh taking oath.
Rao Inderjit Singh takes oath as Minister.
Rao Inderjit Singh takes oath as Minister.
Dr. Harsh Vardhan  takes oath as a Union Minister.
Dr. Harsh Vardhan takes oath as a Union Minister.
Smriti Irani takes oath as a Union Minister.
Smriti Irani takes oath as a Union Minister.
Harsimrat Kaur Badal taking oath.
Harsimrat Kaur Badal taking oath.
Anant Geete taking oath.
Anant Geete taking oath.
Kalraj Mishra taking oath.
Kalraj Mishra taking oath.
Ravi Shankar Prasad takes oath as a Union Minister.
Ravi Shankar Prasad takes oath as a Union Minister.
Ananth Kumar taking oath.
Ananth Kumar taking oath.
Ram Vilas Paswan takes oath as a Minister.
Ram Vilas Paswan takes oath as a Minister.
Gopinath Munde takes oath.
Gopinath Munde takes oath.
Najma Heptulla taking oath.
Najma Heptulla taking oath.
Uma Bharti takes oath as a Minister.
Uma Bharti takes oath as a Minister.
DV Sadananda Gowda seen taking oath.
DV Sadananda Gowda seen taking oath.
Nitin Gadkari taking oath as a Minister.
Nitin Gadkari taking oath as a Minister.
 Venkaiah Naidu taking oath.
Venkaiah Naidu taking oath.
Sushma Swaraj takes oath as a Minister.
Sushma Swaraj takes oath as a Minister.
Rajnath Singh takes oath.
Rajnath Singh takes oath.
Arun Jaitley taking oath.
Arun Jaitley taking oath.
President Pranab Mukherjee arrives for the swearing-in ceremony.
President Pranab Mukherjee arrives for the swearing-in ceremony.
Maldives President Abdulla Yameen is greeted by former PM Manmohan Singh.
Maldives President Abdulla Yameen is greeted by former PM Manmohan Singh.
Mauritius PM Navin Ramgoolam on his way to his seat as he attends PM-designate Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony.
Mauritius PM Navin Ramgoolam on his way to his seat as he attends PM-designate Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony.
Man of the hour Narendra Modi!
Man of the hour Narendra Modi!
Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai is all smiles as he arives at President House to attend PM-designate Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony.
Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai is all smiles as he arives at President House to attend PM-designate Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony.
Guests take their seats at President House forecourt where PM-designate Narendra Modi's oath ceremony will be held.
Guests take their seats at President House forecourt where PM-designate Narendra Modi's oath ceremony will be held.
Congress Chief Sonia Gandhi is followed by Rahul Gandhi as they make their way to the forecourt to attend PM-designate Narendra Modi's oath ceremony.
Congress Chief Sonia Gandhi is followed by Rahul Gandhi as they make their way to the forecourt to attend PM-designate Narendra Modi's oath ceremony.
Senior BJP leader LK Advani greets guests as they arrive for the oath ceremony of PM designate Narendra Modi.
Senior BJP leader LK Advani greets guests as they arrive for the oath ceremony of PM designate Narendra Modi.
Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram smiles to the cameras at Rashtrapati Bhawan as he walks to the forecourt to attend PM-designate Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony.
Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram smiles to the cameras at Rashtrapati Bhawan as he walks to the forecourt to attend PM-designate Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony.
Rajnath Singh attending Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony.
Rajnath Singh attending Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony.
TDP Chief Chandrababu Naidu is seen making his way to the forecourt.
TDP Chief Chandrababu Naidu is seen making his way to the forecourt.
BJP's Sushma Swaraj is lead to her seat at the forecourt to attend PM-designate Narendra Modi's oath ceremony.
BJP's Sushma Swaraj is lead to her seat at the forecourt to attend PM-designate Narendra Modi's oath ceremony.
Senior BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi gestures the cameras as he makes his way to the Rashtrapati Bhawan forecourt.
Senior BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi gestures the cameras as he makes his way to the Rashtrapati Bhawan forecourt.
Mukesh Ambani & Nita Ambani along with their sons are greeted as they take their seats at President House forecourt.
Mukesh Ambani & Nita Ambani along with their sons are greeted as they take their seats at President House forecourt.
Uddhav Thackeray & Aditya Thackeray also spotted at Narendra Modi's oath taking ceremony.
Uddhav Thackeray & Aditya Thackeray also spotted at Narendra Modi's oath taking ceremony.
Sharad Pawar & Praful Patel make their way to the President House forecourt to attend Narendra Modi's oath ceremony.
Sharad Pawar & Praful Patel make their way to the President House forecourt to attend Narendra Modi's oath ceremony.
Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif's car leaving his hotel.
Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif's car leaving his hotel.
Narendra Modi arrives at Rajghat with his entourage for the swearing in ceremony. The former Gujarat chief minister will be sworn in as the country's next Prime Minister today.
Narendra Modi arrives at Rajghat with his entourage for the swearing in ceremony. The former Gujarat chief minister will be sworn in as the country's next Prime Minister today.
Amid a tight security cover, Modi left Gujarat Bhawan in New Delhi at 7.30 am to reach Rajghat. Seen here: He pays his respects at the memorial of Mahatma Gandhi.
Amid a tight security cover, Modi left Gujarat Bhawan in New Delhi at 7.30 am to reach Rajghat. Seen here: He pays his respects at the memorial of Mahatma Gandhi.
Modi will be sworn-in as the India's Prime Minister today by President Pranab Mukherjee at the forecourt of the Indian presidential palace.
Modi will be sworn-in as the India's Prime Minister today by President Pranab Mukherjee at the forecourt of the Indian presidential palace.
The swearing-in ceremony of Modi would be attended by nearly 4,000 guests, including top leaders from SAARC countries, like Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa.
The swearing-in ceremony of Modi would be attended by nearly 4,000 guests, including top leaders from SAARC countries, like Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa.
Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi meets with people after pays his respects at Rajghat.
Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi meets with people after pays his respects at Rajghat.
After visiting Atal Bihari Vajpayee's residence to seek his blessing, Narendra Modi leaves in his car.
After visiting Atal Bihari Vajpayee's residence to seek his blessing, Narendra Modi leaves in his car.
Security personnel guard Rajpath on the eve of Narendera Modi's swearing-in.
Security personnel guard Rajpath on the eve of Narendera Modi's swearing-in.
Special prayers being offered for Narendra Modi at Varanasi.
Special prayers being offered for Narendra Modi at Varanasi.
Ravi Shankar Prasad and Nirmala Sitharaman at Gujarat Bhavan  will meet PM-designate Narendra Modi.
Ravi Shankar Prasad and Nirmala Sitharaman at Gujarat Bhavan will meet PM-designate Narendra Modi.
Sushma Swaraj arrives in her car, to meet Modi.
Sushma Swaraj arrives in her car, to meet Modi.