Harichandan has an illustrious political career of more than four decades and has held several portfolios in various governments in Odisha.
BJP president the biggest name in the council of ministers, third in pecking order; Smriti gets huge applause, Cabinet rank; social messaging in MoS list as those from humble background get berths
With 8,000 people in attendance, Narendra Modi's swearing-in to be biggest event ever at Rashtrapati Bhavan
The size of the gathering is seen as a reflection of the massive mandate received by Modi government in the Lok Sabha elections.
The President will administer the oath of Office and secrecy to the Prime Minister and other members of Union Council of Ministers on May 30 at 07.00 p.m.
The Prime Minister was also asked to decide the date of his swearing-in ceremony and decide on council of ministers.
The president had on Friday accepted the resignation of Modi and his council of ministers but asked them to continue as caretaker until formation of a new government.
The woman has alleged that she was taken to the staff quarters of Rashtrapati Bhavan and raped.
They are on the lookout for the woman and have written to Tinder for seeking their assistance in identifying the her.
Khan was taking a potshot at Bharatiya Janata Party leader Sangeet Som, who on Monday courted the controversy by saying that the Taj Mahal was built by "traitors'' and hence must be demolished.