Uttarakhand: 9 CMs in 20 Years - Nityanand Swami To Tirath Singh Rawat

March 11, By Balwant Tripathi

1. Nityanand Swami

Swami was sworn-in as the first Uttarkhand CM on Nov 9, 2000. He served the newly formed state from Nov 9, 2000, to Oct 29, 2001. (Image: Wikipedia)

2. Bhagat Singh Koshyari

He became the CM on Oct 30, 2001. He occupied the post until he was defeated in the next assembly polls. (Image: Twitter)

3. Narayan Dutt Tiwari

Congress appointed its prominent leader and former UP CM Narayan Dutt Tiwari as the CM of the state. His term started on March 2, 2002, and ended on March 7, 2007. (Image: uk.gov.in)

4. Bhuwan Chandra Khanduri

BJP appointed Khanduri as the CM of the state in 2007. His term started on March 8, 2007, and ended on June 23, 2009. (Image: Wikipedia)

5. Ramesh Pokhriyal

In 2009, BJP leader Pokhriyal took over Khanduri as the next CM. His tenure started on June 27, 2009, and ended on Sep 11, 2011. (Image: Twitter)

6. Vijay Bahuguna

In 2012, Congress appointed Vijay Bahuguna as the CM of the state. His tenure started on March 13, 2012, and ended on Jan 31, 2014. (Image: ANI/Twitter)

7. Harish Rawat

After 25 days of President's rule, Rawat once again became the CM for one day. After that, President’s rule was once again imposed. His last tenure started on May 11, 2016, and ended on March 18, 2017. (Image: Twitter)

8. Trivendra Singh Rawat

After its landslide victory in the 2017 assembly polls, BJP formed its govt in the state under the leadership of Rawat. His tenure started on March 18, 2017, and ended prematurely on March 9, 2021. (Image: Twitter)

9. Tirath Singh Rawat

A day after the resignation of Trivendra Singh Rawat, Tirath Singh Rawat took oath as the next Chief Minister of Uttarakhand on March 10, 2021. (Image: tirathsinghrawat.com)

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