The tons-awaited second cabinet growth of the 102-days-old Shivraj Singh Chouhan-led BJP authorities in Madhya Pradesh sooner or later occurred on Thursday. The officiating MP Governor Anandiben Patel administered the oath of office and secrecy to 28 new ministers – including 20 cupboard ministers and 8 ministers of country.
The restrained accumulating at the Raj Bhawan, which witnessed the oath-taking ceremony, blanketed newly-elected BJP Rajya Sabha member Jyotiraditya Scindia, whose smile tell-instructed his robust imprint at the extended crew.
Twelve of the 28 ministers sworn in on Thursday were out of the 22 Congress MLAs, whose resignation from the Vidhan Sabha in March (following Scindia quitting the Congress to enroll in the BJP on March 10) had scripted the fall of the Kamal Nath-led 15-months-old Congress government on March 20.
The 12 ministers are Imarti Devi, Mahendra Singh Sisodiya, Prabhuram Chaudhary, Pradumn Singh Tomar (who have been ministers within the Congress government additionally), Rajvardhan Singh Dattigaon, Suresh Dhakad, OPS Bhadoria, Brijendra Singh Yadav and Giriraj Dandotiya. It also blanketed Aidal Singh Kansana, Bisahulal Singh and HS Dang – the 3 different Congress MLAs who too had stop the Vidhan Sabha and joined the BJP over no longer being made ministers in the Kamal Nath government. Both Kansana and Singh had been ministers in previous Congress governments led by means of Digvijaya Singh.