Delhi 2020

Meet Arvind Kejriwal's new Cabinet

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal with his Cabinet ministers after taking their oaths at Ramlila Maidan in New Delhi on Saturday.

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal with his Cabinet ministers after taking their oaths at Ramlila Maidan in New Delhi on Saturday.  

CM Arvind Kejriwal has not kept any portfolios for himself and will concentrate on improving public participation and governance

In a historical mandate, AAP sweeped the Delhi polls with a thumping majority of 67 in the 70-member Delhi Assembly. BJP came a distant second with three seats. On Saturday, Arvind Kejriwal was sworn in as Delhi's eighth Chief Minister; the oath was administered by Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung. CM Arvind Kejriwal has not kept any portfolios for himself and will concentrate on improving public participation and governance.



AAP Cabinet



Six others were sworn-in as members of Mr. Kejriwal's Cabinet:

Manish Sisodia is the Capital's first Deputy Chief Minister and will handle Education, Urban Development, Finance portfolios.

Gopal Rai was given Transport, Labour, Rural Development and General Administration portfolios.

Satyendra Jain to hold Power, Health, Industries, PWD and Irrigation and Flood Control portfolios

Asim Ahmed Khan will hold Food and Civil Supplies, Environment and Forest portfolios

Sandeep Kumar was given the responsibilty of Women and Child Welfare portfolios

Jitender Singh Tomar will handle the Law department in the Capital.

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Printable version | Feb 21, 2020 12:38:12 PM | https://www.thehindu.com/elections/delhi-assembly/arvind-kejriwals-new-cabinet/article6895867.ece

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