After expansion, portfolios of ministers announced

Former Union Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar, who was elevated to Cabinet, gets HRD portfolio on Tuesday. In the meantime, Smriti Irani shifted from HRD Ministry to Textiles Ministry. According to sources, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has been relieved from the additional responsibility of Information and Broadcasting portfolio; while, M Venkaiah Naidu gets Information and Broadcasting in addition to Urban Development. Anant Kumar gets Parliamentary affairs which was with M Venkaiah Naidu in addition to Chemicals and Fertilisers. D V Sadananda Gowda shifted from Law Ministry to Statistics and Programme Implementation. IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad gets additional charge as Law and Justice, Electronics & Information Technology

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