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In order to revamp his administration that has been heavily criticised over the handling of the coronavirus crisis, soaring prices, and resentment from several sections, the Prime Minister has added 43 new ministers to the Cabinet. The new members include highly qualified professionals.

It was the first reshuffle and expansion of the Modi government since it assumed power for the second time in 2019. 15 of the 43 leaders are allotted ministries of Cabinet whereas 28 leaders will get the state ministries.

Eclectic Mix of Professionals.

The newly appointed members include eight are lawyers, four are doctors, two former IAS officers and four MBA degree holders, and several engineers.

List of Cabinet Ministers

  1. Narayan Rane
  2. Sarbananda Sonowal
  3. Virendra Kumar
  4. Jyotiraditya Madhavrao Scindia
  5. Ramchandra Pratap Singh
  6. Ashwini Vaishnav
  7. Pashupati Nath Paras
  8. Kiren Rijiju
  9. RK Singh
  10. Hardeep Singh Puri
  11. M Mandaviya
  12. Bhupendra Yadav
  13. P Rupala
  14. G Kishan Reddy
  15. Anurag Singh Thakur

Minister of States

  1. Pankaj Choudhary
  2. Anupriya Patel
  3. SP Baghel
  4. R Chandrasekhar
  5. S Karandlaje
  6. Bhanu Pratap Singh Verma
  7. Darshana Jardosh
  8. Meenakshi Lekhi
  9. Annapurna Devi
  10. A Narayanaswamy
  11. Kaushal Kishore
  12. Ajay Bhatt
  13. BL Verma
  14. Devusinh Chauhan
  15. Bhagwanth Khuba
  16. Kapil M Patil
  17. Pratima Bhoumik
  18. Subhas Sarkar
  19. Ajay Kumar
  20. Bhagwath Karad
  21. Rajkumar Singh
  22. Bharati Pawar
  23. Bishveswar Tudu
  24. Shantanu Thakur
  25. M Mahendrabhai
  26. John Barla
  27. L Murugan
  28. Nisith Pramanik

High Profile Exit of 12 Ministers

  1. Harsh Vardhan, Minister of Health and Family Welfare
  2. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, Minister of Human Resource Development
  3. Santosh Gangwar, Minister of State with independent charge in the Ministry of Labour and Employment
  4. Sadananda Gowda, Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers
  5. Debasree Chaudhuri, Minister of State for Woman and Child Development
  6. Sanjay Dhotre, Minister of State for Electronics and Information Technology
  7. Thawar Chand Gehlot, Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment
  8. Babul Supriyo, Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change
  9. Pratap Sarangi, Minister of State for Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries and Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
  10. Rattan Lal Kataria, Minister of State for Jal Shakti
  11. Ravi Shankar Prasad, Minister of Law and Justice, Electronics and Information Technology and Communications
  12. Prakash Javadekar, Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Minister of Information and Broadcasting and Minister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises

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