Cabinet expansion: Portfolios allocated; massive changes by PM Narendra Modi - Here is who got what
PM Narendra Modi on Tuesday evening allocated portfolios to 19 newly-inducted ministers.
New Delhi: In a major development, PM Narendra Modi on Tuesday evening allocated portfolios to 19 newly-inducted ministers.
Also, the PM changed the portfolios of various other existing ministers.
Here is the complete list of who got what:-
- Smriti Irani lost HRD ministry, she is new Textile Minister
- Prakash Javadekar is new HRD Minister
- Anupriya Patel gets Health and family welfare (MoS)
- Ajay Tamta given textiles department (MoS)
- Ravi Shankar Prasad is new Law Minister
- Santosh Kumar Gangwar given Finance Ministry (MoS)
- Faggan Singh Kulaste given Health and Family Welfare (MoS)
- Hansraj Gangaram given Home Affairs (MoS)
- Ramesh Chandappa Jigajinagi given Drinking water and sanitation department (MoS)
- Sadananda Gowda given Statistics and Programme implementation
- Venkaiah Naidu is the new I&B Minister
- Vijay Goel gets Sports Ministry
- SS Aluhwalia given agriculture and farmers welfare, parliamentary affairs department (MoS)
- Ramdas Athawale given social justice and empowerment department (MoS)
- MJ Akbar given External affairs (MoS)
- Jayant Sinha given Civil aviation (MoS)
- Arjun Ram Meghwal given finance, corporate affairs (MoS)