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The former Minister was so heartbroken he did not even attend the meeting called by the Chief Minister of all the dropped ministers to assure them of future responsibilities.
The proposed changes to both his cabinet and the leadership team of his Liberal Democratic Party team will be made on Wednesday, top administration officials said on Friday reported Kyodo News.
On Saturday last, Naveen sent his entire Cabinet packing. The whole ministry resigned en masse without even a whimper.
BJD MLAs Jagannath Saraka, Niranjan Pujari and R P Swain were among the 13 MLAs who were administered the oath of office and secrecy by Governor Ganeshi Lal at the ceremony.
In Ganjam, the home district of the Chief Minister, the political situation will undergo a sea change with Surya Narayan Patro resigning as the Speaker.
A day ahead of the Cabinet reshuffle, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday removed the advisors/chairpersons of different departments, corporations and boards set up by the government.
After BL Santosh's recent statement about bringing in new faces and BS Yediyurappa's statement that a cabinet reshuffle is imminent, expectation from a large number of BJP legislators have skyrocketed
NDPP MLA H Chuba Chang got elected uncontested in the by-election to the Noksen assembly seat in Tuensang district in April last year.
Emerging out of the meeting, Sucharita said she was unwell and could not come out in the past few days.
Thanking Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy for giving them an opportunity, the new ministers said they will discharge their responsibilities efficiently.
Commuters faced inconveniences covering even short distances from morning 9 am to evening 4 pm.
The YSRC which made inroads into the TDP citadel in the 2019 elections, has also given top priority to the region in the State cabinet.
They touched CM’s feet and kissed his hands to express their happiness; some ministers took oath in English; followers applauded their leaders’ elevation
Endowments Minister Kottu Satyanarayana said that a meeting will be convened soon to review Durga temple development works.
The YSRC leadership took Balineni’s threats seriously as he did not budge even after party general secretary Sajjala Ramakrishna Reddy himself tried to convince him.
A battery of YSRC leaders from Prakasam district called on Ongole MLA Balineni Srinivasa Reddy at his Vijayawada residence and requested him not to take any drastic step.
All the 24 cabinet ministers had resigned on Thursday, following which the letters were sent to Governor Biswa Bhusan Harichandan's office on Saturday.
According to highly placed sources, three senior ministers - Botcha Satyanarayana, P Ramachandra Reddy and and Buggana Rajendranath Reddy are likely to be retained.
The State Cabinet, the last one with the present composition, would meet on Thursday during which the ministers would hand over their resignations to the CM.