associate sponsors

Havells
HDFC

AIADMK merger: Deputy CM Panneerselvam allocated additional portfolios of planning, legislative assemby

Chennai: Tamil Nadu deputy chief minister O Panneerselvam was allocated additional portfolios on Tuesday, an official statement said.

File Image of O Panneerselvam. PTI

File Image of O Panneerselvam. PTI

Governor C Vidyasagar Rao's office said in the statement that Panneerselvam was allocated the additional portfolios of Planning, Legislative Assembly, Elections and Passports, which were previously held by D Jayakumar.

Jayakumar was redesignated as Minster for Fisheries, Personnel and Administrative Reforms.

Panneerselvam was sworn in as deputy chief minister on Monday after the merger of the two AAIDMK factions.

He was initially allocated the portfolios of Finance, Housing, Rural Housing, Housing Development, Slum Clearance Board, Town Planning, Urban Development, Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority and Accommodation Control.


Updated Date: Aug 22, 2017 12:02 PM

Also Watch

Firstpost in Russia: Moscow to St. Petersburg, on a free World Cup train
  • Monday, July 2, 2018 Social Media Star: Richa Chadha, Kunal Kamra talk about their political views, and why they speak their mind
  • Tuesday, June 26, 2018 It's A Wrap: Swara Bhasker talks about Veere Di Wedding and Twitter trolls, in conversation with Parul Sharma
  • Tuesday, June 19, 2018 Rahul Gandhi turns 48: Congress chief, who once said 'power is poison', should focus on party rather than on 'hate Modi' mission
  • Monday, June 4, 2018 It's A Wrap: Bhavesh Joshi Superhero makers Anurag Kashyap, Vikramaditya Motwane in conversation with Parul Sharma

Also See