Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi may reshuffle his Cabinet on July 4th or 5th before he leaves for Africa.
News18, quoted sources as saying that Rashtrapati Bhavan has been sounded out for a reshuffle ceremony.
As per the report, the names of those who could be inducted in the Cabinet are - Gorakhpur MP Yogi Adityanath, Saharanpur MP Raghav Lakhanpal, BJP's UP vice president Shiv Pratap Shukla, Etah MP Rajveer Singh and Mirzapur MP Anupriya Patel.
On the other hand, as per India Today, PM Modi is likely to drop ministers who have either crossed the 75-year age limit or are nearing it.
Thus, Najma Heptulla, who holds the Minority Affairs portfolio, could be dropped.
She may be replaced by Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, who comes from Uttar Pradesh.
Another minister who could be dropped is Bihar BJP leader Giriraj Singh.
However, there has been no official confirmation to all of the above.