Cooperatives is a state subject as per the Constitution. The new ministry’s mandate could not have been described in more vague terms than given in the Union government order
Pankaja, the daughter of late BJP leader and OBC stalwart Gopinath Munde, was expecting a Cabinet berth for Pritam who is a MP from Beed district.
Hitting out at the opponents, Adityanath said some people were opposing the 'positive change' that the country is witnessing.
This will be PM Modi's second meeting with the Council of Ministers after the Union Cabinet reshuffle on July 7.
Scindia, a prominent leader from Madhya Pradesh, was sworn in as a cabinet minister on Wednesday.
Members of revamped Cabinet visit BJP headquarters and party president Nadda’s residence as part of orientation exercise, handed agendas to work on
The BJP’s chief ministerial pick in the last assembly and current leader in the House, Devendra Fadnavis, is a Brahmin.
Kumar, who is active on Twitter, did not make any congratulatory comment. It has caught Patna’s political circle by surprise.
BJP did not do well in the recent Assembly polls. But around half of the 77 seats they won came from north Bengal and SC-dominated regions.
Devendra Fadnavis rubbishes talk about Munde sisters being unhappy over non-inclusion in Modi Cabinet
The daughter of BJP leader late Gopinath Munde, Pritam Munde, is BJP's Lok Sabha member from Beed constituency.
Modi Cabinet rejig: Induction of 4 Bengal ministers aims to balance state's caste, regional equation
The ministers will represent various communities and ethnic groups and help the party retain the existing vote bank but also regain the vote share lost to the ruling TMC.
No leader from NDPP coalition in Nagaland, NPP coalition in Meghalaya, and MNF coalition in Mizoram got any place in Modi Cabinet.
Ahead of the key Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi also brought in Sarbananda Sonowal, Narayan Rane and Jyotiraditya Scindia and 33 other new members.
With an eye on the 2022 Assembly elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi inducted a maximum seven new ministers from Uttar Pradesh in the Union Council of Ministers.
Another feature is presence of 14 ministers below the age of 50; fair representation to women as well with seven more inductees in the Council of Ministers