TN govt Chief Whip sworn-in as minister



Chennai: Tamil Nadu Government Chief Whip P Mohan was Saturday sworn-in as Minister in the Jayalalithaa-led state cabinet.

Governor K Rosaiah administered him the oath of office and secrecy at the Raj Bhavan here in the presence of the Chief Minister.

A first-time Minister, Mohan, elected from the Sankarapuram assembly constituency, was recently inducted in a minor reshuffle by Jayalalithaa who also showed the door to former Minister C Ve Shanmugam from her cabinet.

Mohan will handle the Rural Industries portfolio, which includes Cottage and Small Industries.

PTI