Chief Minister Shivraj Singh, Protem Speaker Rameshwar Sharma and several ministers of the state cabinet were present during the brief ceremony held at the Raj Bhawan.
Speaking to reporters, Scindia said the people of the country are supporting Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the BJP, and various welfare schemes.
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In Bengal, the BJP has been well aware that the party cadre wouldn’t be able to match up with the TMC’s strength and that its best bet lied in political imports.
Elections to the 294-member West Bengal Assembly are likely to be held in April-May next year.
The opposition Congress was ahead in only nine seats. The BSP drew a blank, despite leading on two seats during the day. The BJP had 107 seats with support of seven MLAs in the Assembly.
Among the 19 seats where BJP was leading, it was ahead by convincing margins in at least 11 seats, including in Badnawar, Suvasra, Sanchi, Sanver, Nepanagar, Mandhata and Gwalior.
BJP's Rajya Sabha member Jyotiraditya Scindia, who quit the Congress in March this year and joined the saffron party, cast his vote at a booth in Gwalior district.
However, the BJP leader immediately amended his sentence and appealed to people to vote for the 'kamal' (lotus) symbol of the saffron party.
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Scindia quit the Congress in March with 22 MLAs loyal to him, which brought down the Nath-led government in Madhya Pradesh.
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Singhar, the three-time MLA from Gandhwani seat of Dhar district, had claimed this at an election rally in Badnawar constituency on Friday without naming Scindia.
In order to return to power in the state, the Congress has to win all 28 seats, while the ruling BJP only needs nine seats to reach the majority mark of 116.
Scindia's exit from the Congress along with MLAs loyal to him in March brought down the Nath government.
In the Congress manifesto, from which Pilot is missing, CM Ashok Gehlot, his urban development minister Shanti Dhariwal and new PCC chief Govind Singh Dotasara are shown quite prominently.
Speaking about former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath's remarks on BJP leader Imarti Devi, Scindia said that he is full of ego and people will shatter it.
Scindia had quit Congress to join BJP earlier this year.