Haryana Governor Bandaru Dattatreya, on the advice of the chief minister, allocated and reallocated portfolios among the members of the Manohar Lal Khattar Council of Ministers on Wednesday consequent to the induction of two new ministers.
Vij will continue to hold the departments of Home, Health, Technical Education, Science and Technology. Notably, Vij was conspicuous by his absence at the oath-taking ceremony of the newly inducted Ministers.
Even though currently, total number of women in Parliament is at an all-time high, less than 15 per cent women are part of political decision making at the national level.
Party sources said that Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb is likely to expand his cabinet next week on returning from Shillong where he will meet union Home Minister Amit Shah.
Following the union cabinet reshuffle, Tripura CM is also likely to bring in new faces replacing few underperforming ministers as the state prepares for the assembly election early 2023.
Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Narayan Tatu Rane, former Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and BJP leader Jyotiraditya Scindia took oath as Cabinet ministers today
The bigger political message of the reshuffle is in the ministers that PM Modi has dropped.
This is the first reshuffle in the Council of Ministers by Prime Minister Narendra Modi since he assumed charge for a second term in May 2019.
Ministers certainly can make or break businesses, but I doubt whether they can change our otherwise mundane lives.
While the new Team Modi will be unveiled only after 6 pm, here are 5 things to expect in the reshuffle:
‘My Ujjain tour is over and I am leaving for Delhi now. I will return next week,’ Scindia told reporters at the Indore airport.
The party wants two Cabinet and MoS rank berths each in the upcoming expansion.
In a major reshuffle, Thawarchand Gehlot has been designated as governor of Karnataka while Bandaru Dattatreya has been appointed as the new governor of Haryana.
The crucial meeting was to be held at PM Modi's residence on Tuesday evening and was expected to be attended by BJP President JP Nadda and other top leaders.
This is the first time the BJP is part of a Ministry in the Union Territory.
Dr Gaurav Sharma takes oath in New Zealand’s indigenous Maori too
Referring to decisions related to Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, PM Modi pointed out that the Cabinet approved an interest subvention scheme for Shishu loan accounts under the Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana.
As Additional Principal Secretary to Prime Minister Narendra Modi between 2014 and 2019, Pramod Kumar Mishra is credited with introducing several innovative and transformative changes in human resource management
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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