Babul Supriyo youngest of 21 ministers

 Forty-three-year old singer-turned-politician Babul Supriyo is the youngest of the 21 faces who were Sunday inducted in the first expansion of Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s council of ministers.

New Delhi: Forty-three-year old singer-turned-politician Babul Supriyo is the youngest of the 21 faces who were Sunday inducted in the first expansion of Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s council of ministers.

The eldest ministers are Secunderabad Bandaru Dattatreya and former Congressman Birender Singh -- both aged 68.

Besides Dattatreya and Singh, Giriraj Singh, Suresh Prabhu, Mohanbhai Kalyanjibhai Kundariya and Haribhai Parthibhai Choudhary are in their 60s.

Olympian shooter-turned-politician Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, at 44, is the second youngest.