Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Bihar Cabinet portfolios

A 14-member council of ministers, headed by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, was sworn in at an oath ceremony in Patna on Monday.

Here’s the full list of the Bihar cabinet 2020:

​Nitish Kumar: Chief Minister (JDU)

Kumar kept home, general administration, vigilance and three more departments for himself.

​Tarkishore Prasad: Deputy Chief Minister (BJP)

Prasad got finance, commercial tax, environment, forest and disaster management, urban development and information technology departments.

​Renu Devi: Deputy Chief Minister (BJP)

Devi got panchayati raj, backward classes development, ECB and industry portfolios.

Mangal Pandey (BJP)

Pandey has retained the health portfolio, apart from road construction, art and culture.

​Amrendra Pratap Singh (BJP)

Singh has got the agriculture, cooperatives and sugarcane portfolios.

Mukesh Sahni (VIP)

Sahani is the new Minister for animal husbandry and fisheries.

Santosh Kumar Suman (HAM)

Suman was allocated SC/ST affairs and minor irrigation.

Ashok Choudhary (JDU)

Chaudhary got the charge of building construction, social welfare, minority affairs.

​Vijay Kumar Choudhary (JDU)

Choudhary got the charge of rural development, rural engineering, water resources, information and broadcasting and parliamentary affairs.

Vijendra Prasad Yadav (JDU)

Yadav has got the energy portfolio.

Mewa Lal Choudhary (JDU)

Chaudhary was allocated the education portfolio.

Rampreet Paswan (BJP)

Paswan has got the charge of public health engineering.

​Sheela Mandal (JDU)

Mandal got transport in allocation.

Ram Surat Rai (BJP)

Mandal got revenue and law in allocation.


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