Soudarajan was administered oath by Chief Justice of High Court Raghuvender Singh Chouhan at a ceremony held at Raj Bhavan.
Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao, Ministers, leaders of opposition parties, MPs, MLAs, MLCs and other important personalities attended the swearing-in ceremony. Former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Panir Selvam also attended the ceremony.
Earlier in the day, Soundarajan was accorded a warm welcome on her arrival at the Begumpet Airport. The Chief Minister, Ministers, senior officials and other prominent personalities have warmly welcomed her and members of her family at the Begumpet Airport. She received ceremonial salute from the police and reached Raj Bhavan. (INN)