Uttar Pradesh: 11 new ministers joined in(Samajwadi Party) Akhilesh Yadav government. Around 11 ministers in one of the biggest reshuffles before Uttar Pradesh goes to polls in 2017.
All new ministers took oath by Governor Ram Naik in the presence of CM Akhiles Yadav at Raj Bhawan in Uttar Pradesh.
Mool Chandr chauhan takes oath as minister of state with independent charge. Sahab Singh Saini also takes oath as cabinet minister.
Riyaz Ahmed, Nitin Agrawal and Yasir Shah take oath as minister of state with independent charge.
Shailendra Lalayi Yadav, Omkar Singh and Sudhir Rawat swear in as ministers of state.
Former Rajya Sabha member Balwant Singh Ramu Waliya to be inducted.
Kamal Akhtar, Shabad Fatima, Madan Chauhan took oath as new minister of state with independent charge.
Arvind Singh Gop, Pawan Pandey and Radheyshyam singh also took oath as minister of state with independent charge.
Major cabinet reshuffle takes place in Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav led Uttar Pradesh government, 11 new ministers to be inducted.
Of the eight ministers dropped in which five are Cabinet ministers and three Ministers of State . The ministers whose portfolios have been withdrawn will be allocated fresh portfolios.