Chandigarh, Mar 8: Parkash Singh Badal will continue to be the Chief Minister of Punjab, said Sukhbir Singh Badal, Shiromani Akali Dal chief on Thursday.
"Party has already decided. As president of the party, I announce that Badalji would be the chief minister… he only will be the chief Minister," said Sukhbir.
He also said that the swearing in ceremony would be held next week.
The SAD-BJP alliance stormed back to power in Punjab after bagging 68 seats in the 117-member House.