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.
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.
Reddy was assigned three ministries in the Cabinet rejig Culture, Tourism and Development of North Eastern Region (DONER) ministries.
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As many as 15 Cabinet ministers, including some new faces, were sworn-in at the swearing in ceremony held in the Darbar Hall of the Rashtrapati Bhawan.