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Manipur: Biren Singh Govt. wins floor test

ANI  |  Imphal (Manipur) [India] 

The (BJP) led by Chief Minister Nongthombam Biren Singh on Monday won floor test.

The victory was marked with the support of 32 of the total 60 MLAs in the Assembly.

The (BJP) left no stone unturned to form the in the state and lodged all its legislators in a Guwahati hotel along with an Independent and a lawmaker since Thursday.

N. Biren Singh was sworn in as the first Chief Minister of on March 16.

Only two MLAs including the Chief Minister were inducted in the BJP-led ministry, while four MLAs of NPP, one each of NPF, LJP and the legislator who joined the saffron party, were included in the ministry.

The won 21 seats and formed the state with support of four MLAs each of NPP and NPF, one of LJP and one each lawmaker of and who joined the saffron party.

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First Published: Mon, March 20 2017. 13:14 IST
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