Several ministers have resigned ahead of the cabinet change to be held today. In this sequence, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan, Labor Minister Santosh Gangwar, Women and Child Development Ministry Deboshri Chaudhary and Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank have resigned from the Union Cabinet. Along with this, there is also news of the resignation of ministers Rao Saheb Danve and Sanjay Dotre from the Maharashtra quota. Earlier, Union Minister DV Sadananda Gowda also resigned from the Modi cabinet. In the Modi government, Fertilizers and Chemicals Minister Gowda is an MP from Karnataka. He has also been the Chief Minister of Karnataka. On the other hand, Karnataka's appointed Governor Thaawarchand Gehlot submitted his resignation from Rajya Sabha membership to Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu, which has been accepted.
Pokhriyal Corona was infected on 21 April. In June, after recovering from Covid-19, he was admitted to AIIMS due to problems that came again. The former Chief Minister of Uttarakhand took over the post of HRD Ministry in May of 2019. Deboshri was elected to the Lok Sabha in the 2019 general elections from the Raiganj seat in West Bengal. The Labor Minister said that what role he will play in the government is not known. This will be the first chance in the Council of Ministers since the start of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's second term in May 2019.
The Union Cabinet is to be expanded at 6 pm today. There is news about the changes taking place today that women can also be given a place in the cabinet and this can be the youngest cabinet. In today's change, BJP leaders Sarbananda Sonowal, Jyotiraditya Scindia and Narayan Rane may be the new faces of the Modi cabinet. At present there are 53 ministers in the cabinet, there is a possibility that it may increase to 81 after new expansion.
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