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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi takes charge

Prime Minister Narendra Modi assumed office on Tuesday, a day after being sworn-in by President Pranab Mukherjee.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi takes charge of the office at PMO in New Delhi on Tuesday. (Source: PTI)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi assumed office on Tuesday, a day after being sworn-in by President Pranab Mukherjee. (Source: Express photo by Neeraj Priyadarshi)

Narendra Modi was received at South block office of the PMO by newly appointed Principal Secretary Nripendra Mishra and some other officials. (Source: Express photo by Neeraj Priyadarshi)

As soon as he entered his office, he paid obeisance to the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi by offering flower tributes to his photograph. (Source: Express photo by Neeraj Priyadarshi)

However, even before assuming charge, Modi had already began his official work last night itself by holding a meeting with top officials. (Source: Express photo by Neeraj Priyadarshi)

Soon after he was sworn-in as Prime Minister, Modi sought support, blessings and active participation of the people to take India's development journey to newer heights. (Source: Express photo by Neeraj Priyadarshi)

"Together we will script a glorious future for India," he said in his first message on the relaunched PMO website. (Source: Express photo by Neeraj Priyadarshi)

"Let us together dream of a strong, developed and inclusive India that actively engages with the global community to strengthen the cause of world peace and development," Narendra Modi added. (Source: Express photo by Neeraj Priyadarshi)

Arun Jaitley is greeted officials as he takes charge as Finance Minister at his office in New Delhi. (Source: PTI)

Thaawar Chand Gehlot takes over as Minister of Social Justice & Empowerment in New Delhi. (Source: PTI)

Arun Jaitley takes charge as Finance Minister at his office in New Delhi. (Source: PTI)

Dr Harsh Vardhan takes charge as the Health and Family Welfare minister in New Delhi on Tuesday. (Source: Express photo by Ravi Kanojia)

Harsimrat Kaur Badal is seen taking charge as minister of Food Processing Industries in New Delhi on Tuesday. (Source: Express photo by Ravi Kanojia)

Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution minister Ramvilas Paswan takes charge at Sanchar Bhawan in New Delhi on Tuesday. (Source: Express photo by Prem Nath Pandey)

Ravi Shankar Prasad signs a paper as the Communications and Information Technology; Law and Justice minister at the Sanchar Bhawan in New Delhi on Tuesday. (Source: Express photo by Prem Nath Pandey)