Ravi Shankar Prasad, Prakash Javadekar may receive organisational responsibility in poll-bound states
BJP president JP Nadda will soon make an announcement regarding the same, sources added.
Prasad, who was holding the portfolio, besides the information technology and communications ministries, had resigned from the government on Wednesday.
Biggies like Javadekar, Prasad among 12 sacked; seven promoted to Cabinet rank; 43 take oath of office; Rijiju gets law, Mandaviya health, Scindia civil aviation.
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.
Those resigned include cabinet ministers DV Sadananda Gowda, Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank', Harsh Vardhan and Prakash Javadekar.
Highlighting the expected impact of the bill, he said that a vibrant democracy must provide adequate space for creative thinking and artistic freedom
First compliance report by Google, FB under new IT rules big step towards transparency: Minister Prasad
Facebook on Friday said it "actioned" over 30 million content pieces across 10 violation categories during May 15-June 15 in the country.
The Cabinet on Wednesday approved the public private partnership mode for the rollout of the ambitious BharatNet project that aims to take broadband internet services to villages.
Speaking at the India Global Forum, the minister said Twitter last week blocked his account for an hour on a complaint made four years ago under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of the US.
The panel was instructed by its chairman Tharoor to seek reply from Twitter on the blocking of accounts of Prasad and others on its platform, sources said.
Action on account without giving user full context akin to platform taking judgement call: Koo CEO on Twitter row
The comments by the top official of homegrown microblogging platform Koo came after rival Twitter briefly blocked IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad from accessing his account.
Parliament panel to seek explanation from Twitter on locking of Ravi Shankar Prasad, Tharoor's accounts
The Congress leader also said one of his tweets has been deleted by Twitter because its video included the copyrighted BoneyM song"Rasputin".
A Twitter spokesperson said, "We can confirm that the Honourable Minister’s account access was temporarily restricted due to a DMCA notice only..."
Twitter denies access to IT Minister Prasad's account for 1 hour alleging violation of US Copyright Act
The blocking of the IT Minister's Twitter account comes at a time when the US digital giant has been engaged in a tussle with the Indian government over the new social media rules.
Meanwhile, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad visited a Covid-19 vaccination centre in Patna and informed that he will be visiting five such centres to meet the people who are getting vaccinated.