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Yogi Adityanath’s Uttar Pradesh government gets 23 new Ministers in a major reshuffle

In a major reshuffle of Uttar Pradesh Cabinet, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath sworn in 23 MLAs as ministers. 6 of the newly inducted ministers were selected for Cabinet posts also. This is the first reshuffle of the Yogi government since he came to power in the state.

The names of selected individuals are-

  1. Anil Sharma
  2. Mahesh Gupta
  3. Aanand Swaroop Shukla
  4. Vijay Kashyap
  5. Giraj Singh Dharmesh
  6. Laakhan Singh Rajput
  7. Neelima Katiyaar
  8. Chaudhary Uday Bhan Singh
  9. Chandrika Prasaad Upadhyay
  10. Raamshankar Singh Patel
  11. Ajit Singh Pal
  12. Shrimati Kamla Rani
  13. Bhupendra Singh Chaudhary
  14. Kapil dev Aggarwal
  15. Ravindra Jaiswal
  16. Ram Naresh Agnihotri
  17. Neelkanth Tiwari
  18. Satish Dwivedi
  19. Shok Kataria
  20. Ram Chauhan
  21. Mahendra Singh
  22. Suresh Raana
  23. Anil Rajbhar

The leaders who got the responsibility to honor the Cabinet post includes the name of Mahendra Singh, Bhupendra Singh Choudhary, Ram Naresh Agnihotri, Suresh Rana, Anil Rajbhar and Kamla Rani.

To make way for new-comers, few ministers had resigned on the previous day. Finance Minister Rajesh Agarwal, state BJP president Swatantra Dev Singh had submitted their resignation. Chetan Chauhan, Anupama Jaiswal, Mukut Bihari Verma, and Swati Singh were also among the one who resigned for cabinet expansion.

According to credible sources, It is highly likely that Uttar Pradesh will get its third Deputy Chief minister soon. Presently, Uttar Pradesh has two deputy chief ministers in its Cabinet —Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dinesh Sharma.

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