Raipur, Dec 16 (IBNS): Bhupesh Baghel will take oath as the chief minister of Chhattisgarh on Monday, media reports said.
The Congress on Sunday named Baghel as Chhattisgarh's next chief minister.
The party tweeted: "Celebrations are in order in Chhattisgarh as @Bhupesh_Baghel is appointed CM. We wish him the best as he forms a govt. of equality, transparency & integrity starting off with farm loan waiver for farmers as we promised."
The Congress scripted a remarkable win in Chhattisgarh in the recently concluded Assembly elections winning 68 of the 90 seats.
The BJP had ruled Chhattisgarh for 15 straight years before this.