NDA Parliamentary Board meeting Live updates: PM Narendra Modi to arrive soon

Today, President Ram Nath Kovind also dissolved the 16th Lok Sabha with immediate effect following the recommendation of the Union cabinet. The Rashtrapati Bhavan said that the President dissolved the Lok Sabha after a cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi made such a recommendation on Friday.

President Ram Nath Kovind had on Friday accepted the resignation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his council of ministers but asked them to continue as caretaker until a new government is formed.

Updated: May 25, 2019 — 3:44 pm