Maharashtra portfolios: Sena receives dwelling, NCP finance, Cong earnings, PWD


Shiv Sena

’s Eknath Shinde will be the new house minister of Maharashtra and NCP’s Jayant Patil will keep the important finance portfolio as main minister

Uddhav Thackeray

on Thursday assigned portfolios in the Maha Vikas Aghadi governing administration.

Shinde has also been provided the important city enhancement and environment ministries alongside with forest, drinking water offer, drinking water conservation, tourism, public undertakings, parliamentary affairs departments. Patil will head the finance and organizing, housing, general public wellbeing, co-operation, food items & civil supplies, labour and minority welfare ministries.

Thackeray, along with six ministers — two each from Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress — took oath of office environment on November 28.

Chhagan Bhujbal of the NCP is the rural advancement minister and will also head the social justice section.

The other Sena minister, Subhash Desai, has been supplied the cost of industries, bigger and technological schooling, athletics and youth welfare, horticulture, transportation, marathi language and cultural affairs, ports.

Congress minister Balasaheb Thorat has been supplied earnings, electricity, healthcare instruction, faculty education, animal husbandry and dairy growth, fisheries.

Congress’s Nitin Raut has been supplied PWD, tribal welfare, girls and little one welfare, textile, aid and rehabilitation, obc,vjnt, exclusive backward course welfare.

The portfolio distribution took spot in advance of the very first legislative session which begins from December sixteen.T he cabinet will be expanded more soon after the session.

Thackeray will oversee portfolios not assigned to the many others, said a press release.

(With agency inputs)