Skip to contentSkip to navigation

Gogoi reshuffling mind

Chief minister Tarun Gogoi is again in a mood to reshuffle his cabinet. Gogoi is understood to have discussed it with AICC general secretary Dr CP Joshi on Saturday.

Gogoi is leaving for New Delhi in a day or two to finalise the list of new ministers. But sources told Assam Times that the chief minister is still not in favour of dropping all the cabinet ministers who have been enjoying the post for the last ten years.

Five vital portfolios have been lying without a full time ministers for the last six months. Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma resigned refusing to work under Gogoi.

Gogoi dropped cooperation and border development minister Siddique Ahmed and irrigation minister Dr Ardhendu Dey for doing dissidence five months back. Transport minister Chandan Brahma came out of the cabinet after BPF parted ways with Congress.  

 

Author info

AT Political Bureau's picture

Add new comment

Republish

Republish this content

Random Stories

Suspension of juvenile justice in Manipur

23 Oct 2012 - 3:42am | Daya Nath Singh
Asian Centre for Human Rights (ACHR) in its latest report released in Guwahati on October 22, 2012 has claimed that juvenile justice in Manipur has been suspended by the Ministry of Women and Child...

One more dies of encephalitis

14 Jul 2015 - 9:43am | AT News
The killer encephalitis has claimed yet another life when a person died at GMCH on Tuesday.He was Mithinga Bodo from Sonitpur district who has battling for life for the last three of days.Bodo died...

Stage set for NRC update

16 Jul 2014 - 9:06am | AT News
 Decks are clear to update the National Register of Citizens. The centre has already approved the revised modalities for updating the NRC including the names of persons from the electoral rolls...