1. First-time legislator from BJP Manohar Lal Khattar, 61, is the 21st Chief Minister of Haryana.
2. Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) candidate Devendra Gangadharrao Fadnavis sworn-in as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra. He is the first BJP candidate to become CM of Maharashtra.
3. Rajiv Mehrishi took charge as Union Finance Secretary. He succeeded Arvind Mayaram.
4. Prasar Bharati CEO Jawhar Sircar was elected Vice-President of Asia Pacific Broadcasting Union in Macau.