On May 8, 2021, Sarma was summoned to New Delhi with Prime Minister Sarbananda Sonowal to discuss the formation of a new government. Sarma and Sonowal held a series of meetings lasting more than 4 hours with BJP Chairman JP Nadda and Home Minister Amit Shah. On May 9, Sonowal submitted his resignation to Governor Jagadish Mukhi before choosing the next chief minister on the same day.     Sarma`s name was proposed by the outgoing Sonowal, BJP President Ranjeet Kumar Dass and newly elected MP Nandita Garlosa. As no other names were proposed as prime minister, Sarma was unanimously elected BJP parliamentary leader.  Sarma was a congressional candidate for Jalukbari in 2001, defeating AGP leader Bhrigu Phukan. He was twice Minister of State in Tarun Gogoi`s first cabinet. He was appointed to Tarun Gogoi`s second cabinet and promoted to minister. He served in the third cabinet before resigning from Congress. After political disagreements with former Prime Minister Tarun Gogoi, Sarma resigned from all positions on 21 July 2014. He was a member of the Legislative Assembly for Jalukbari Constituency until his resignation from the Assembly on September 15, 2015.
  Sarma joined the Bharatiya Janata Party on 23 August 2015 at Amit Shah`s residence in New Delhi.  He was appointed chair of the election management committee for the upcoming state general election.  In May 2016, Sarma won the Jalukbari constituency for the fourth consecutive year and was sworn in as a minister in the Sonowal ministry in the first BJP government in northeast India on May 24. He was given portfolios such as finance, health and family welfare, education, planning and development, tourism, pensions and public grievances.  Assam`s Chief Minister, Himanta Biswa Sarma, held an introductory tour to Ghonda on Sunday ahead of the MCD elections as the BJP launched its flagship campaign in various parts of Delhi city. As there have been no major incidents related to the uprising in recent years, the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, or AFSPA, has been removed from 65 percent of the state`s geographical area, Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma said on Monday at the “Chintan Shivir on Internal Security” chaired by the Union Home Minister. Amit Shah, BJP leader and Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, said on Monday: that the killing of Shraddha Walkar, in which his partner Aaftab Poonawala was implicated, was a consequence of the Congress` appeasement policy and called for legislation to combat incidents of “jihad of love”. Sarma attended Kamrup Academy School in Guwahati in 1985 and attended Cotton College in Guwahati (now Cotton University). From 1991 to 1992, he was general secretary of the Cotton College Students Union.  Sarma is the seventh Chief Minister of Assam at Cotton University.   List of Assam Cabinet Ministers 2021: Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma yesterday assigned portfolios to 13 members of his cabinet.
Assam had its first female finance minister under Himanta Biswa Sarma. Its Council of Ministers is composed of 11 ministers from the BJP, two from the AGP alliance partner and one from the UPPL. There are five new faces, including BJP leader Ranjit Kumar Dass. CM Himanta Biswa Sarma kept the house, staff, people with disabilities and departments not assigned to another minister. Ajanta Neog, who was also appointed head of the Social Welfare Office, is also the only female member of Sarma`s cabinet. It also has the Department of Finance. Notably, Sarma`s Ministry of Finance was held in the Sarbananda Sonowal government. The new faces of the firm are Ranoj Pegu, Ashok Singhal, Bimal Bora, in addition to Neog. Assam, which has 126 seats in the Assembly, has 18 ministers under amended Article 164(1A), which states that the total number of ministers in a state cannot exceed 15% of the total number of members of its legislature.
Assam`s chief minister also claimed that Congress had to pay Bollywood stars to join Rahul Gandhi`s Bharat Jodo Yatra, in an indirect reference to actors Pooja Bhatt and Amol Palekar, who had joined the Yatra. Himanta Biswa Sarma was sworn in as Chief Minister of Assam on 10 May 2021, which led to the formation of his ministry and the current government of Assam. He succeeds his colleague Sarbananda Sonowal. He was sworn in by Governor Jagdish Mukhi. Himanta Biswa Sarma became Assam`s 15th Chief Minister. BJP President JP Nadda and other leaders were also present at the ceremony. Assam`s Chief Minister, Himanta Biswa Sarma, has dismissed as baseless activists` allegations that, along with Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev, he violated the Nature Conservation Act by entering Kaziranga National Park for a night safari. According to the Wildlife Act, the supervisor may also grant permission to enter a protected area at night. There is no law preventing people from entering at night,” Sarma said. He then went to the swearing-in ceremony. Sarma, who is known to have played a crucial role in the BJP`s growing presence in the northeast, left Congress in 2015 despite being close to Prime Minister Tarun Gogoi because he felt marginalised.
The minister`s popularity was key to the victory of the National Democratic Alliance in the Assam general election, with the alliance returning to power and overcoming the difficult challenge posed by the Congress-led alliance.  People should vote for the BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi to make the country strong, said Assam`s chief minister, who was accompanied on the tour by MP Manoj Tiwari from northeast Delhi and other party leaders. Bengali Prime Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday expressed deep concern over the dismissal of the Meghalaya, which claimed the lives of six people, saying she was praying for “peace and tranquility to reign for the common good”. Voting for 250 MCD districts will take place on Dec. 4 and results will be announced after votes are counted on Dec. 7. Indian law and the criminal justice system do not have much understanding of mental health and the treatment of criminals.13 Pijush Hazarika – Water resources, information and public relations, parliamentary affairs. Ironically, given her own large number of six siblings, Sarma selectively urged Muslims to implement decent family planning in June 2021. He also stressed the need for a new law against illegal cattle smuggling in Assam.  The Basundhara mission was launched under Sarma in 2021; It aims to help residents with issues related to land and property.  The government of Assam, under his leadership, announced the decision to convert 740 state-funded Muslim madrasas into mostly normal schools.  Ten Bengali decrees that remained in force in Assam, even after the state was detached from administrative control of Bengal 148 years ago and appointed separate chief commissioner, must all be abolished once and for all.
“Love Jihad” is a term often used by the BJP and right-wing Hindu leaders to refer to illegal religious conversions allegedly caused by violence or deception. Does nature or care make a murderer? Does the outdated but still overused category of “psychopath” hold water? 5. Chandra Mohan Patowary – Transport, Industry and Trade, Skills Development, Minority Welfare Sarma cited Rahul Gandhi`s mismanagement as the reason for his resignation from the Indian National Congress party. He successfully led the BJP`s election campaign in 2016 and was sworn in as a minister on 24 May 2016. The BJP appointed him as the organizer (leader) of the North East Democratic Alliance (NEDA), a regional sub-group of the federal National Democratic Alliance (NDA) aimed at increasing the party`s political strength in northeast India.  He was sworn in as Chief Minister of Assam on 10 May 2021, succeeding Sarbananda Sonowal. He is often called “Mama” (maternal uncle) by voters in Assam.  He also called on people to avoid “anti-Hindu and corrupt leaders such as (Delhi Chief Minister and AAP National Official) Arvind Kejriwal and Manish Sisodia,” saying they were symbols of “division in society” rather than development.