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PM Modi to reshuffle cabinet on Tuesday

It will be a first major ministerial reshuffle after Modi took over as the Prime Minister in May 2014

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Publish Date: Jul 4 2016 10:41AM | Updated Date: Jul 5 2016 10:26AM

PM Modi to reshuffle cabinet on Tuesday

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi will reshuffle his council of ministers on Tuesday.

 
In a tweet, Principal spokesperson and Director General of Press Information Bureau, Frank Noronha said, "Cabinet expansion tomorrow (Tuesday) at 11 a.m."
 
"Cabinet expansion tomorrow (Tuesday) at 11 a.m.," Principal spokesperson and Director General of Press Information Bureau, Frank Noronha said in a tweet.
 
There was assumption of a cabinet reshuffle since Modi  met his council of ministers in national capital on June 30 and reviewed important projects and works of various ministries.
 
The PM had earlier met Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to discuss the issue.
 
It will be a first major ministerial reshuffle after Modi took over as the Prime Minister in May 2014.
 
In the possible reshuffle and expansion of his council of ministers, Modi  is likely to keep regional balances especially in view of coming polls s in states like Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Punjab.