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Relying on coalition partners, Modi is sworn in for a rare third term as India’s prime minister

AP News

BY SHEIKH SAALIQ
Updated 11:04 AM EDT, June 9, 2024

NEW DELHI (AP) — Narendra Modi was sworn in Sunday for a rare third consecutive term as India’s prime minister, relying on his coalition partners after his party failed to win a parliamentary majority in a surprise outcome.

Modi and his Cabinet ministers took the oath of office, administered by President Droupadi Murmu, at India’s presidential palace Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.

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