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"Don't worry. All the promises which were made during elections rally will be fulfilled," Sharma responded to a poser on waiving off farmers' loans..
Earlier in the day, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) firebrand leader Yogi Adityanath took oath as the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister while Dinesh Sharma and Keshav Prasad Maurya were sworn-in as the deputy chief ministers of the state.
The ceremony, held in the state capital, saw the swearing-in of 21 cabinet ministers, nine Ministers of State (MoS) with Independent Charge and 13 MoS.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was also there to attend the swearing-in ceremony. He also congratulated the newly formed government.
Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav also witnessed the same.
In the recently held polls in the state, BJP had bagged 312 seats, and its allies 13, taking the alliance's tally to 325 in the 403-member Assembly.
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