Formal notification appointing Soren as JSCC Chairman issued

Ranchi: The Jharkhand government on Saturday issued a notification to appoint JMM president Shibu Soren as the chairman of Jharkhand State Coordination Committee.

The former chief minister would be accorded the status of a minister and would get all facilities entitled to a minister, according to an official release here.

The notification was issued after the Arjun Munda Cabinet had approved the proposal a fortnight ago.

Soren, who will advice and suggest the government on various developmental issues, has been given a free hand to appoint members in the committee.