Cabinet Reshuffle: Who’s In, Who’s Out


Jyotiraditya Scindia had quit the Congress last year, his party of 20 years. (File)

New Delhi:

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan has stepped down amid Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s cabinet reshuffle, the first in his second term, sources have said. 

Ashwini Kumar Choubey, Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare and Union Minister Babul Supriyo has also quit.  

More than 40 ministers are expected to take oath today at 6 PM. 

The arrival of ministers-in-waiting at the Prime Minister’s residence fueled a guessing game and was seen as confirmation of names that have been circulating for weeks. 

Here’s a list of who’s in, who’s out and who’s promoted amid cabinet revamp: 

Who’s In

  • Jyotiraditya Scindia
  • Narayan Rane
  • Sarbananda Sonowal
  • Anupriya Patel
  • Kapil Patil
  • Meenakshi Lekhi
  • Ajay Bhatt
  • Bhupender Yadav
  • Sunita Duggal
  • Pashupati Paras
  • Bharati Pawar
  • Ashwini Vaishnaw
  • Shobha Karandlaje

Who’s Out 

  • Harsh Vardhan
  • Babul Supriyo
  • Ashwini Kumar Choubey 
  • Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank
  • Santosh Gangwar
  • Sanjay Dhotre
  • Debasree Chaudhuri
  • Ratan Lal Kataria
  • Sadananda Gowda
  • Thawarchand Gehlot

Who’s Promoted

  • Anurag Thakur
  • Parshottam Rupala
  • G Kishan Reddy
  • Kiren Rijiju
  • Hardeep Singh Puri
  • Manush Mandavya

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