Hyderabad: As a part of the Telangana Cabinet Expansion, 10 Ministers have been selected by Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Tuesday to be inducted into the Cabinet.
KCR, who is expanding his cabinet after a long two-month gap, dropped many faces from his previous government. The cabinet expansion is a mix of old and new faces with four old Cabinet Ministers and six new Ministers.
The Ministers, whose names have been finalized and their portfolios are:
Etela Rajender (Karimnagar)- Health and Family welfare
G Jagdishwar Reddy (Nalgonda)- Education
Talasani Srinivas Yadav (Hyderabad)- Animal Husbandry
Allola Indrakaran Reddy (Adilabad)- Law, Forest and Endowments
Errabelli Dayakar Rao (Warangal) - Panchayat Raj and Rural Development
Chamakura Malla Reddy (Ranga Reddy)- Labour
Vemula Prashant Reddy (Nizamabad)- Roads and Buildings
V Srinivas Goud (Mahbubnagar)- Excise, Tourism and Sports
Koppala Eeswar (Karimnagar)- Social Welfare
Singireddy Niranjan Reddy (Mahbubnagar)- Agriculture
All of them have been sworn in as Ministers by ESL Narsimhan, the Governor of Telangana at Raj Bhavan on Tuesday morning.
Chandrasekhar Rao took oath as Chief Minister on December 13, 2018 along with Mohammad Mahmood Ali as the Home Minister of Telangana. The two Ministers were administered the oath of office by Governor Narsimhan.
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