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Newly appointed CM Mehbooba allocates portfolios to the Council of Ministers

PTI 05 Apr 2016, 8:24:03 IST

Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has distributed the portfolios to her council of ministers who were sworn in along with her by Governor NN Vohra at Raj Bhawan here on Monday.

Here is the list of council of ministers in Jammu Kashmir government
       Name                                              Portfolio

1) Dr Nirmal Singh (BJP)                   Power Development, Housing and Urban Development

2) Chander Parkash Ganga (BJP)    Industries and Commerce

3) Bali Bhagat (BJP)                             Health and Medical Education

4) Lal Singh (BJP)                                 Forest, Ecology and Environment

5) Chering Dorjay (BJP)                      Cooperatives

6) Sham Lal Choudhary (BJP)           Public Health Engineering, Irrigation and Flood control

7) Abdul Gani Kohli (BJP)                   Animal, Sheep Husbandry and Fisheries.

8) Sajjad Gani Lone (Ppls Conf)       Social Welfare, ARI and Training

9) Abdul Rehman Veeri (PDP)          Public Works and Parliamentary Affairs

10) Ghulam Nabi Lone (PDP)          Agriculture Production

11) Abdul Haq Khan   (PDP)             Rural Development and Panchayati Raj and Law and Justice

12) Syed Basharat Bukhari (PDP)    Revenue, Relief and Rehabilitation

13) Haseeb A Drabu (PDP)              Finance, Culture and Labour and Employment

14) Chowdhay Zulfikar Ali (PDP)      Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution and Tribal Affairs

15) Naeem Akhtar (PDP)                    Education

16) Imran Raza Ansari (PDP)             IT, Technical Education and Youth Service and Sports

17) Asiea Naqash (PDP)                     Housing, Urban Development, Social Welfare, Health and Medical (MoS)

18) Farooq Ahmed Andrabi Haj (PDP)   PHE and and Irrigation and Flood Control (independent)

19) Auqaf (PDP)                                     Power Development and Industries and Commerce (independent

20) Sunil Kr Sharma (BJP)                  Science and Technology and Transport (Independent Charge), Revenue, Rural Development and Panchayati Raj,

                                                                 Agriculture Production, Youth, Public Works (Roads and Buildings), Service and Sports (Mos)

21) Priya Sethi (BJP)                            Education, Technical Education, Culture, Tourism, Horticulture, Floriculture and Parks (MoS)

22) Ajay Nanda (BJP)                            Finance, Planning, IT, Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs, Consumer Affairs   Law, Justice, consumer, tribal affairs (MoS)

All other departments including Home and Tourism and others which have not been assigned to any of the ministers has been kept by the Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti with herself.