The much-awaited Cabinet expansion is all set to take place on Tuesday, a day before Prime Minister Narendra Modi leaves on a tour of four countries, reports said on Monday.
The expansion is likely to take place at 11 AM on Tuesday and major changes in portfolios are likely. Frank Norhona, Principal spokesperson of the government, confirmed on twitter that the cabinet expansion will take place on Tuesday at 11 am.
According to reports, Dr Sanjeev Balyan, Union Minister of State for Agriculture and BJP MP from Muzaffarnagar, is likely to be promoted, reports said, while MoS Social Justice Vijay Sampla and MoS Chemical and Fertilisers Nihal Chand may be axed from Modi's Cabinet.
According to reports, a high-level meet will be held at BJP headquarter in New Delhi ahead of the Cabinet reshuffle. BJP’s top brass including party chief Amit Shah and Home Minister Rajnath Singh will attend the meet.
A report stated that high-level meet has been scheduled to take place at BJP headquarter in the national capital today ahead of the Cabinet reshuffle. The meet will be attended by party top brass including BJP party chief Amit Shah, Home Minister Rajnath Singh.
Shiv Sena's Anil Desai, RPI's Ramdas Bandu Athawale, BJP national vice-president Vinay Sahasrabuddhe, BJP MP from Saharanpur Raghav Lakhanpal, Uttar Pradesh's Apna Dal leader Anupriya Patel, BJP MP from Bikaner Arjun Ram Meghwal, Gujarat BJP leader Purushottam Rupala, BJP MP from Darjeeling SS Ahluwalia and BJP MP from Almora Ajay Tamta are likely to be inducted into the Cabinet.