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Modi Minister Forgets Name While Taking Oath as New MoS

RPI MP Ramdas Athawale's being inducted by President Pranab Mukherjee

RPI MP Ramdas Athawale's being inducted by President Pranab Mukherjee

President Mukherjee corrected him, saying: "Apna naam boliye (speakout your name)".

  • IANS
  • Last Updated: July 5, 2016, 3:21 PM IST
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New Delhi: Senior Republican Party of India (RPI) leader Ramdas Athawale on Tuesday forgot to mention his name while taking oath as Minister of State - but was quickly corrected by President Pranab Mukherjee.

Athawale, a Rajya Sabha member from Maharashtra, started reading out the oath of office and secrecy , but without pronouncing his name during the high profile cabinet reshuffle.

The President corrected him, saying: "Apna naam boliye (speakout your name)".

Athawale paused for a moment and corrected himself saying "Sorry, sorry" and completed his oath-taking.


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