Politics, Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh Cabinet expansion: 23 MLAs take oath as ministers

The Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath expanded the cabinet on Wednesday. 23 MLAs were inducted as new ministers in the Uttar Pradesh government. Of the 23, six have been given the rank of cabinet ministers in the first reshuffle of the Yogi Adityanath-led BJP government in the state.

Here’s the complete list of Uttar Pradesh’ new ministers:

Cabinet Ministers

  • Mahendra Singh
  • Bhupendra Singh Choudhary
  • Ram Naresh Agnihotri
  • Suresh Rana
  • Anil Rajbhar and Kamla Rani.

Ministers with Independent Charge

  • Neel Kanth Tiwari
  • Kapil Dev Agarwal
  • Satish Dwivedi
  • Ashok Kataria
  • Ram Chouhan
  • Raveendra Jaiswal

Ministers of State

  • Anil Sharma
  • Mahendra Gupta
  • Anand Swarup Shukla
  • Vijay Kashyap
  • Giraj Singh Dharmesh
  • Lakhan Singh Rajput
  • Neelima Katiyar
  • Ch Uday Bhan Singh
  • Chandrika Prasad Upadhyay
  • Ramshankar Singh Patel
  • Ajit Singh Pal

Earlier, the cabinet reshuffle was to take place on Monday but was postponed owing to the critical health of former Union Minister Arun Jaitley.

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