Narendra Modi’s oath ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan saw not just political leaders from the country and the world, but also celebrities from the Indian film industry. Rajinikanth, Kangana Ranaut, Karan Johar, Anupam Kher, Shahid Kapoor, Boney Kapoor, Jeetendra, are among some of the celebs who attended the event. Some of these celebrities, including Filmmaker Anand L Rai, Sushant Singh Rajput were seen posing for a photograph ahead of Narendra Modi’s swearing-in ceremony.
Producer Mahavir Jain, one of the organisers behind the two meetings said that Rajkumar Hirani, Rajinikanth, Aanand L Rai, Karan Johar, Sushant Singh Rajput, Divya Khosla Kumar, Kajal Aggarwal, Mangesh Hadawale and Abhishek Kapoor would attend the PM Modi oath ceremony.
Elaborate security and traffic arrangements was put in place by the Delhi Police for the oath ceremony. Around 10,000 police personnel along with traffic personnel were deployed in the capital. Besides, Delhi Traffic Police also issued a traffic advisory, saying several roads in New Delhi district will be closed for the movement of traffic between 4 pm and 9 pm on Thursday and urged commuters to avoid them.
The BJP-led National Democratic Alliance returned to power with a massive haul of 352 seats in the Lok Sabha elections. The BJP won 303 seats on its own. The swearing-in ceremony took place in the presence of nearly 8,000 guests including leaders of BIMSTEC countries, Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Nepal and Bhutan. Congress president Rahul Gandhi and his mother, Sonia Gandhi, will also be present at the oath ceremony, apart from several chief ministers.