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Jharkhand CM expands ministry, inducts seven Ministers

Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren arrives for the Assembly session, in Ranchi, Jharkhand, on January 8, 2020.

Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren arrives for the Assembly session, in Ranchi, Jharkhand, on January 8, 2020.   | Photo Credit: PTI

Of the seven, five are from the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) and two belong to the Congress.

Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren on January 28 expanded his one-month-old ministry, inducting seven Ministers in the Council of Ministers.

Governor Droupadi Murmu administered the oath of office and secrecy to the newly inducted Ministers in a simple ceremony at the Raj Bhavan here.

Of the seven, five are from the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) and two belong to the Congress.

The JMM-Congress-RJD coalition government assumed power in the State on December 29 last year.

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