After addition of 18 new faces and elevation of 5-existing ministers to the cabinet, UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday beat the cases among his team of 56 ministers. While some were raised with more essential duties, many were demoted to fewer jobs.
UP Cabinet Expansion: Adityanath has kept 37 departments, including House with him.while sections of 2-Deputy CMs Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dinesh Sharma along with farming Minister Surya Pratap Shahi and minister for labour Swami Prasad Maurya have not been replaced as of now.
The essential churn is regarded as the height of Former health minister Siddharth Nath Singh has been assigned the charge of Khadi and village industry, textiles, micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME), former excise minister Jai Pratap Singh to medical health, family welfare, mother and child welfare. And NRI departments.
The new draftee Ram Naresh Agarwal has been assigned the charge of excise while another new inductee Kamal Rani Varun has been awarded the value of the technical education department.
Meanwhile, hailing from PM ‘Modi’s parliamentary constituency, Neelkanth Tiwari has been made MoS (Independent Charge) tourism, culture and religious endowment department.
The other new faces drafted in the government, including Ashok Kataria, have been assessed transport department — the area which was first held by BJP state chief Swatantra Dev Singh. Shri Ram Jaiswal has been given the cost of agriculture marketing and horticulture, while Ravindra Jaiswal has been given the charge of marks and certification department.
An excellent portfolio of finance has been given to Suresh Khanna. First, it was held by Rajesh Agarwal. Minister Mahendra Singh has been assigned the charge of Jal Shakti department which will now be using care of Irrigation and Namami Gange department. The cost for Urban Development has now been given to Ashutosh Tandon.
Minister for Sports, Chetan Chauhan, has now done given the charge of Solider Welfare, PRD and Civil protection and Home Guards departments. Meanwhile, Upendra Tiwari will now of the Sports and Youth welfare (MoS), Tiwari was before getting the attention of water supply and land changes departments.
Minister Nand ‘Gopal’ Nandi” will now be in charge of civil aviation, minority welfare, Muslim Waqf and Haj Department on with a federal grant. Earlier Nandi was the Minister representative for Stamps and Registration department.
UP Cabinet Expansion, Law and Justice Minister Brijesh Pathak have been given additional responsibility of Rural Engineering along with his former departments of Extra Energy Sources has been taken away.