Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to expand his union council of ministers on Wednesday (July 7). It is to be noted that this will be first Cabinet expansion in the second term of PM Modi and according to sources the Cabinet expansion is set to witness record inductions of members from OBC and Scheduled Caste communities. Reports claimed that the cabinet reshuffle exercise would take place at around 6 pm on Wednesday.
It is learnt that the new council of ministers may see 15 to 20 members from SC and OBC communities and the representation of women will also see an increase. The reshuffle of Cabinet is expected to lay emphasis on experience and education, which means more professionals, PhDs, MBAs and postgraduates will find a place.
Here’s the list of probable ministers in the new cabinet of PM Narendra Modi:
Jyotiraditya Scindia (Madhya Pradesh)Sarvanand Sonowal (Assam)Sushil Modi (Bihar)Pashupati Nath Paras (LJP)RCP SINGH/ Lalan Singh (JDU)Anupriya Patel (Aapna Dal)Rita Bahuguna JoshiAjay BhatNarayan Rane (Maharashtra)Heena Gavit (Maharashtra)Varun Gandhi (Uttar Pradesh)Pratap Simha (Karnataka)Bijendra Singh (Haryana)Pravesh VermaZafar IslamAshwini Vaishnav (Odisha)