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May 29, 2019

New ministers in Bangla Cabinet

New ministers in Bangla Cabinet

On Tuesday, May 28, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee presided over a Cabinet meeting, following which she announced several changes in the allocation of departments.

The portfolios were rearranged in an effort to bring down the cost in the running of the State Government, she said.

New departments at a glance:

Panchayats and Rural Development, and Paschimanchal Unnayan Affairs Departments – Subrata Mukherjee

Transport, and Irrigation and Waterways Departments – Suvendu Adhikary

Labour and Law Departments – Malay Ghatak

Environment and Public Health Engineering Departments – Somen Mahapatra

Tribal Affairs and Backward Classes Development Departments – Rajib Banerjee

Forest Department – Bratya Basu

Forest Department (Minister of State) – Sujit Bose