India cabinet recommends dissolution of parliament's lower house, ANI says

A man reads a newspaper following the results of India's general election, in Ahmedabad

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's cabinet recommended the dissolution of the lower house of parliament on Wednesday, a day after his Bharatiya Janata Party-led alliance won a rare third term in general elections, news agency ANI said.

TV channels also reported that Modi would be sworn in as prime minister for his new term on June 8.

(Reporting by Sakshi Dayal; Editing by YP Rajesh)