Welcoming the decision, supporters in Gorakhpur rejoiced and burst crackers, expressing their happiness and excitement over the same.
Supporters in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's constituency Varanasi could not contain their excitement and celebrated it with 'dhol-baaje'.
Meanwhile, Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu said the oath taking ceremony would take place at 2:15 p.m. tomorrow in the state in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party president Amit Shah.
Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dinesh Sharma have been appointed as the Deputy Chief Ministers of the state.
Currently, Adityanath serves as the Mahant of Guru Gorakhnath Temple in Gorakhpur, following the death of Mahanth Aavaidyanath on September 12, 2014.
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