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Naveen Patnaik to attend Nitish Kumar's oath taking

Bhubaneswar,November 12:Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and others is likely to attend Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's oath-taking ceremony on November 20.

Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamta Banerjee, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, Odisha Chief Minister 

Naveen Patnaik and Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gagoi have been invited to participate in the oath taking ceremony, said sources.

Meanwhile, former Prime Minister Deve Gowda, former Jharkhand chief ministers Babulal Marandi and Hemant Soren and Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) leader Abhay Chauthala have been invited to attend the oath taking ceremony, he 
added.

"We have decided to invite all leaders opposed to BJP to attend the oath-taking ceremony of Nitish Kumar," JD-U spokesperson Ajay Alok told reporters in Patna today.



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