Posted on 01/06/2019
Modi Cabinet 2.0: Prime Minister Narendra Damodar Das Modi and his Council of Ministers took an oath to the office on Thursday, May 30, 2019. The 17th Lok Sabha Union Cabinet includes 24 cabinet ministers, 9 ministers of state with independent charge and 24 ministers of state took an oath to the office on Yesterday May 30, 2019.
The first-time Ministers like Amit Shah, S Jaishankar along with 23 other ministers including Rajnath Singh, Nitin Gadkari, Nirmala Sitharaman and Smriti Irani also took oath as Union ministers. Today, On May 31, as advised by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the President of India, Mr Ram Kovind, has directed the allocation of portfolios among the members of the Union Council of Ministers.