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Rajasthan ministers allocated portfolios with Ashok Gehlot keeps 9, including home and finance 

Rajasthan ministers allocated portfolios with Ashok Gehlot keeps 9, including home and financ

Newly inducted Rajasthan ministers have been allocated portfolios, with Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot assigning nine departments, including the key finance and home, to himself. According to the orders issued by the Cabinet Secretariat here, Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot has been given the charge of public works, rural development, panchayati raj, science and technology and statistics departments. Apart from the chief minister and his deputy, 13 cabinet and 10 ministers of state were allocated portfolios by Governor Kalyan Singh late on Wednesday night on the advice of Gehlot. The 23…


Congress naming ministers in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan While have Lok Sabha polls in mind

Congress naming ministers in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan While have Lok Sabha polls in mind

Cover maximum ground for the Lok Sabha election by ensuring representation from a majority of seats that the party aims to win – that seems to be the formula behind the Congress party’s ministerial picks in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan, which together have 54 parliamentary constituencies.  As many as three in four ministers in both states are first-timers, an indication that Congress president Rahul Gandhi had the final say and stressed on greater representation of youth even as the chief ministers selected in Madhya Pradesh as well as Rajasthan are…