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PM designate Narendra Modi visits Rajghat ahead of swearing in ceremony

Ahead of being sworn in as India's 15th Prime Minister, Narendra Modi on Monday (May 26) visited Rajghat and paid homage to Mahatma Gandhi.

Ahead of being sworn in as India's 15th Prime Minister, Narendra Modi on Monday (May 26) visited Rajghat and paid homage to Mahatma Gandhi.

Narendra Modi spent around 10 minutes at Rajghat, the memorial to Mahatma Gandhi.(Source: Express Photo by Anil Sharma)

A number of Delhi BJP leaders including Harsh Vardhan, Vijay Goel and Vijender Gupta were present at Rajghat. (Source: Express Photo by Anil Sharma)

Narendra Modi, who led BJP to an astounding victory in the Lok Sabha polls, will be sworn in as the Prime Minister on Momnday evening in the forecourt of the majestic Rashtrapati Bhawan at a grand function to be attended by foreign dignitaries including SAARC leaders.(Source: Express Photo by Anil Sharma)

President Pranab Mukherjee will administer the oath of office and secrecy to Modi and his Council of Ministers in the presence of a host of leaders, including outgoing Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Congress President Sonia Gandhi and party Vice President Rahul Gandhi, besides leaders of various other parties and Chief Ministers of a number of states.

Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi greets his party workers after paying homage to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat . (Source: Express Photo by Anil Sharma)

Prime Minister-designate and Bharatiya Janata Party leader Narendra Modi pays floral tributes at Rajghat in New Delhi, India, Monday, May 26, 2014.

Modi, 63, will be sworn-in as the India's Prime Minister on Monday evening by President Pranab Mukherjee at the forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhawan. (Source: AP)

Narendra Modi prays at Rajghat. (Source: AP)