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Narendra Modi government on Tuesday inducted 19 new faces into the Union Cabinet. Prakash Javadekar was handed the Ministry for Human Resource and Development, Smiriti Irani was moved to the Ministry of Textile and Venkaiah Naidu was handed the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with his new Cabinet ministers. PIB

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with his new Cabinet ministers. PIB

Here is a quick look at who got what:

1) MJ Akbar, BJP Rajya Sabha MP from Madhya Pradesh: Minister of State for Foreign Affairs.

2) SS Ahluwalia, BJP Lok Sabha MP from Darjeeling: Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Parliamentary Affairs.

3) Ramesh Chandappa Jigajinagi, BJP Lok Sabha MP from Bijapur: Minister of State for Drinking Water and Sanitation.

4) Parshottam Rupala, BJP Rajya Sabha MP from Gujarat: Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Panchayati Raj.

5) Ramdas Athawale, RPI Rajya Sabha MP from Maharashtra: Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment.

6) Anil Madhav Dave, BJP Rajya Sabha MP from Madhya Pradesh: Minister of State(Independent Charge) for Environment, Forest and Climate Change.

7) Vijay Goel, BJP Rajya Sabha MP from Rajasthan: Minister of State(Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports.

8) CR Chaudhary, BJP MP from Nagaur: Minister of state for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution.

9) Arjun Ram Meghwal, BJP Lok Sabha MP from Bikaner: Minister of State for Finance, Corporate Affairs.

10) Rajen Gohain, BJP Lok Sabha MP from Nawgong: Minister of State for Railways.

11) Mahendra Nath Pandey, BJP Lok Sabha MP from Chandauli: Ministeter of State for Human Resources Development

12) PP Chaudhary, BJP MP from Pali: Minister of State for Law and Justice, Electronics and Information Technology.

13) Subhash Ramrao Bhamre, BJP Lok Sabha MP from Dhule: Minister of State for Defence.

14) Jaswant Sinh Bhabhor, BJP MP from Dahod: Minister of State for Tribal Affairs.

15) Mansukh Mandaviya, BJP Rajya Sabha MP from Gujarat: Minister of State for Road Transport and Highways, Shipping, Chemicals and Fertilisers.

16) Faggan Singh Kulaste, BJP Lok Sabha MP from Mandla: Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare.

17) Ajay Tamta, BJP Lok Sabha MP from Almora: Minister for State for Textiles.

18) Anupriya Singh Patel, Apna Dal MP from Mirzapur: Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare.

19) Krishna Raj, BJP MP from Shahjahanpur: Minister of State for Women and Child Development.

First Published On : Jul 6, 2016 10:36 IST

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