Rajasthan cabinet reshuffle: Complete list of ministers and highlights

The Rajasthan cabinet reshuffle took place on Sunday at the Raj Bhavan in Jaipur with the swearing-in of 15 ministers, including 12 new and three state ministers, who have been promoted to cabinet rank. Governor Kalraj Mishra administered the oath of office to the new ministers. The cabinet ministers included three who were promoted from … Read more

Gehlot’s new cabinet follows social engineering model

The Congress underwent a complete reshuffle of the Ashok Gehlot cabinet in Rajasthan, in which 15 ministers – 11 cabinet ministers and four ministers of state – were sworn in on Sunday evening. The departments are yet to be announced. With the cabinet reshuffle, the Congress has resolved the long pending grievances of former Deputy … Read more

Congress will form government again after winning 2023 assembly elections: Ashok Gehlot

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot said that the Congress party will once again win the 2023 assembly elections in Rajasthan and form the government. His remarks came at a time when today 15 MLAs took oath as ministers in the Rajasthan government. Gehlot said, “We will all unite and take the policy, ideology and programs … Read more

Congress not involved in reshuffle, independent MLAs should be accommodated in political appointments

Congress and independent legislators, who were expected from the cabinet expansion but not included in the reshuffle, will be accommodated in political appointments. Party sources said 15 parliamentary secretaries and seven advisors to the chief minister would be appointed. It will accommodate 22 MLAs who were expected to be made part of the government. Party … Read more

Two sacked cabinet ministers will get a place in the new cabinet of Rajasthan

Ramesh Meena and Vishvendra Singh are set to be included in the Rajasthan cabinet on Sunday after they were removed from the post of cabinet ministers for raising the flag of rebellion against the leadership of Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot last year. He is among 15 ministers who are going to take oath at the … Read more

Cabinet reshuffle sent a positive message across Rajasthan: Sachin Pilot

Congress leader and former deputy chief minister of Rajasthan Sachin Pilot on Sunday said the cabinet reshuffle initiated by the Ashok Gehlot government has sent a positive message across the state and denied any factionalism in the party. Pilot, who was sacked as deputy chief minister due to a rebellion last year, said he was … Read more

Rajasthan cabinet will have 12 new faces, 5 faces from Sachin Pilot camp: Sources

Sources said that 12 new faces, including five from the Sachin Pilot camp, will be seen in the reshuffle on Sunday in the new Rajasthan cabinet. He said Congress President Sonia Gandhi has accepted the resignations of three cabinet ministers – Raghu Sharma, Harish Choudhary and Govind Singh Dotasara after all the 21 members of … Read more

Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot called an emergency meeting on increasing cases of Kovid

The Rajasthan government on Friday convened an emergency meeting of the concerned officials after the state recorded the death toll after more than three months. In the meeting chaired by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, measures to curb the rising cases were discussed. According to officials, Gehlot has decided to explore the possibility of applying a … Read more

BJP will win 2023 Rajasthan assembly elections with thumping majority: Shekhawati

Union minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat on Saturday claimed that the results of the recent bypolls in Rajasthan will have no bearing on the 2023 assembly polls and the BJP will come to power in the state with a “thumping majority”. Reacting to the party’s defeat in the recent by-elections to two seats in Rajasthan, Shekhawat … Read more

Rajasthan cabinet will be reshuffled on the formula of ‘one leader, one post’, three ministers will be changed

Sources said there are plans for a cabinet reshuffle in the Rajasthan government led by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot as the Congress gears up to implement the “one leader-one post” policy. “The cabinet reshuffle will have a ‘one leader, one post’ formula. Three senior members of the Gehlot cabinet are likely to be dropped as … Read more