Bhopal, Feb 3: Three new ministers have been inducted in the Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan cabinet on Saturday.
Narayan Singh Kushwaha, Balkrishna Patidar and Zalam Singh Patel have sworn-in as new members of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s Cabinet.
BJP leaders Balkrishna Patidar (Khargone), Narayan Singh Kushwaha (Gwalior West) and Jalam Singh Patel (Narsinghpur) have sworn-in as Ministers of State and administered the oath of office by newly appointed Governor Anandiben Patel at a function in the Raj Bhavan this morning.
The Cabinet expansion is aimed at balancing caste equation and satiate community voters, ahead of Assembly elections that is slated to take place later this year.
There are also reports that a few ministers are may be dropped on the basis of their performance.
After the expansion, there is a possibility of a comprehensive reshuffle in the departments of the Ministers.