Bihar cabinet reshuffle: Nitish Kumar gets new cabinet with 27 new ministers; 14 from NDA, 12 from JD(U) take oath

Updated On : 29 Jul , 2017 , 06:33 PM
Bihar cabinet reshuffle at 3 PM: New Nitish Kumar Govt to have 16 NDA mins, 19 JDU mins; several names confirmed (PTI Photos)
Bihar cabinet reshuffle at 3 PM: New Nitish Kumar Govt to have 16 NDA mins, 19 JDU mins; several names confirmed (PTI Photos)
New Delhi:

After proving majority in the Bihar Assembly through a floor test on Friday, Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar expanded his cabinet and included several NDA names. 

The new New Nitish Kumar cabinet has 14 ministers from NDA, including BJP, 12 ministers from JDU and 1 minister from LJP. 

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HERE ARE THE UPDATES FROM OATH-TAKING CEREMONY:

# Patna: BJP's Brij Kishor Bind and LJP's Pashupati Kumar Paras take oath as ministers in Bihar government

# JD(U)'s Kapil Dev Kamat & Dinesh Chandra Yadav and BJP's Ramesh Rishidev take oath as ministers in Bihar government.

# BJP's Vinod Kumar Singh & Krishna Kumar Rishi and JD(U)'s Madan Sahni take oath as ministers in Bihar government.

JD(U)'s Santosh Kumar Nirala & Khurshid alias Firoz Ahmad and BJP's Rana Randhir Singh take oath as ministers in Bihar government

# BJP's Suresh Kumar Sharma & Vijay Kumar Sinha and JD(U)'s Kumari Manju Verma take oath as ministers in Bihar government.

# JD(U)'s Maheshwar Hazari and Shailesh Kumar and BJP's Vinod Narayan Jha take oath as ministers in Bihar government.

# JD(U)'s Jay Kumar Singh and Krishna Nandan Prasad Verma and BJP's Pramod Kumar take oath as ministers in Bihar government

# Nand Kishore Yadav (BJP), Shrawan Kumar (JDU) and Ram Narayan Mandal (BJP) take oath as ministers in Bihar government

# Bijendra Prasad Yadav, Prem Kumar and Rajiv Ranjan Singh take oath as ministers in Bihar government

 

 Bihar cabinet 16 MLAs from NDA and 19 from JDU to take oath as ministers today - ANI

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First Published : Saturday, July 29, 2017 10:31 AM
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