The a lot anticipated Punjab cupboard growth occurred on Sunday on the Governor Home in Chandigarh. After holding marathon conferences with the Congress excessive command, the record of ministers for the brand new cupboard, underneath the management of Chief Minister Charanjeet Singh Channi was finalised.
Channi grew to become the sixteenth Chief Minister of the state following Captain Amarinder Singh’s resignation from the highest submit within the state. The three-time MLA from Rupnagar’s Chamkaur Sahib is the state’s first Dalit Chief Minister.
Punjab Cupboard growth: Highlights
- Those that couldn’t be made ministers right this moment will likely be accommodated within the Govt setup and the group. This train has been accomplished to herald younger faces and strike a social and regional stability, stated Punjab Congress in-charge Harish Rawat.
- Amrinder Singh Raja Warring, and Gurkirat Kotli additionally took oath as ministers in Punjab Authorities.
- Sangat Gilzian, Pargat Singh take oath.
- Raj Kumar Verka takes oath as cupboard minister.
- MLAs Vijay Inder Singla, Bharat Bhushan Ashu, and Randeep Singh Nabha take oath as Cupboard ministers in Punjab Authorities.
- Razia Sultana takes oath as cupboard minister.
- Sukhbinder Sarkaria, and Rana Gurjeet Singh administered the oath of the workplace of Cupboard minister by Governor Banwarilal Purohit.
- MLAs Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa, Aruna Chaudhary take oath as cupboard ministers
- Congress MLAs Brahm Mohindra and Manpreet Singh Badal take oath as Cupboard ministers of Punjab Govt.
- Congress MLAs together with their members of the family attain Raj Bhavan in Chandigarh for the swearing-in ceremony of latest ministers
A consensus on the names for the Channi-led cupboard was reached throughout his assembly with Congress chief Rahul Gandhi and different senior occasion members within the nationwide capital.
Jalandhar Cantt legislator Pargat Singh, thought-about near occasion’s state unit chief Navjot Sidhu, is Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee normal secretary.
Channi was summoned to Delhi by the Congress excessive command on Friday to debate the cupboard formation. The go to got here inside hours of him getting back from the nationwide capital.
A complete of 18 MLAs will be included within the cupboard, together with Chief Minister Channi and two of his deputies Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa and OP Soni.