On Monday, 23 Members of Legislative Assembly took oath at Raj Bhawan. The 23 politicians include 13 Cabinet and 10 state ministers.
Here is the complete list of ministers and their assigned Portfolios
Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot – Finance, Home, Excise, Planning, Personnel, State Intelligence, Information Technology and General Administration Departments
Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot – Public Works, Rural Development, Panchayati Raj, Science and Technology and Statistics
BD Kalla – Energy, Public Health Engineering, Ground Water, Art, Culture and Archeology Departments
Shanti Dhariwal – Urban Development and Housing, Law and Parliamentary Affairs
Parsadi Lal – Industry
Master Bhanwar Lal Meghwal – Social Justice and Empowerment
Lal Chand Kataria – Agriculture, Animal Husbandry and Fisheries Departments
Vishvendra Singh – Tourism And Devsthan Department
Harish Chaudhary – Revenue
Ramesh Chand Meena – Food and Civil Supply
Anjana Udailal – Cooperative, Indira Gandhi Canal Project Department
Pratap Singh – Transport And Soldier Welfare Departments
Shale Mohammad – Minority Affairs and Waqf
Govind Singh Dotasara – MoS Education (Independent Charge), Tourism and Devsthan
Mamta Bhupesh – Women and Child Development Department (Independent Charge), Minority Affairs and Waqf
Arjun Singh Bamnia – Tribal Area Development Department (Independent Charge) Industry and Public Enterprises Departments
Bhanwar Singh Bhati – Higher Education (Independent Charge) and Revenue
Sukhram Bishnoi – Forest (Independent Charge), Environment (Independent Charge), Food and Civil Supply and Consumer Affairs
Ashok Chandna – Youth Affairs and Sports (Independent Charge), Skill Development (Independent Charge), Transport and Soldier Welfare
Tikaram Jully – Labour (Independent Charge), Industries and Boilers Inspection (Independent Charge), Cooperatives and Indira Gandhi Canal Project Department
Bhajan Lal Jatav – Civil Defence (Independent Charge), Agriculture, Animal Husbandry and Fisheries
Rajendra Singh Yadav – State Motor Garage (Independent Charge), Language Department, Social Justice and Empowerment, Calamity Management and Relief Departments
Subhash Garg(RLD) – Technical Education (Independent Charge), Sanskrit Education (Independent Charge), Medical And Health, Information and Public Relations Department
The elections in the state of Rajasthan took place on December 7, along with Mizoram and Telangana.
51,687 polling booths were set up for the Rajasthan Assembly Elections, 259 of which were taken care of exclusively by women officials.
Congress party made a comeback as Rajasthan over the last 4 elections has chosen to vote out the incumbent government. The vote counting took place on December 11.
The Congress won 99 out of 199 seats, ousting the ruling Vasundhara Raje-led BJP government.
The selection for the post of CM went down to the wire and Ashok Gehlot came out as the final choice for the post while CM Sachin Pilot was chosen to be his deputy.