NEW DELHI: The first extension of the second term of the Narendra Modi government can happen on Wednesday at 6 pm. Sources say that OBC will have the highest representation in this cabinet expansion. There will be more than 25 OBC ministers in PM Modi’s new cabinet. There is likely to be 10-10 ministers of SC and ST in this. The new cabinet will be formed in such a way that every state gets a chance to be represented.
According to experts, after the expansion of this cabinet, it will become the youngest cabinet in the history of India. It is being told that this time many young faces will be given preference in this, due to which the average age of the cabinet will be greatly reduced. The participation of women in the new cabinet is going to be the highest.
Professionals will get space Sources say that professional, management, MBA, post graduate youth are being included in the cabinet. Larger states will be given more share. Areas like Bundelkhand, Purvanchal, Marathwada, Konkan are being given share.
These faces can get a place from UP Uttar Pradesh means that state which is most important for BJP at this time. Elections are to be held in the state next year and in view of this, BJP can include maximum faces from Uttar Pradesh in the cabinet. Apart from this, new faces from Madhya Pradesh and Bengal will also be part of the cabinet. In Bengal, BJP can give awards to those faces who played an important role in the Bengal Legislative Assembly elections. But it is almost certain that UP will get maximum representation in the new cabinet expansion.
If political experts are to be believed, then Anupriya Patel of Apna Dal (S) can be made a minister. Anupriya Patel was a minister in the first term of the Modi government. Actually, BJP’s eyes are on Kurmi vote bank and the effect of response is good among Kurmi vote bank in Eastern UP and Bundelkhand. Let us inform that Anupriya is an MP from Mirzapur in Uttar Pradesh.
Another name is being discussed in the cabinet, and that is Praveen Nishad, son of Nishad Party President Sanjay Nishad. Praveen Nishad is a BJP MP from Sant Kabirnagar. Nishad Party has good influence in Gorakhpur region. BJP can also give place to Brahmin and OBC faces from UP.
Jyotiraditya Scindia set to become a minister!
Talking about Madhya Pradesh, Jyotiraditya Scindia, who left Congress and joined BJP, is almost certain to become a minister. Narendra Singh Tomar, Thawarchand Gehlot, Faggan Singh Kulaste and Prahlad Patel were four faces in the Modi cabinet from Madhya Pradesh. After Thawarchand became the governor, it is believed that a new face from the Malwa belt can be entered in the Modi cabinet, in which Kailash Vijayvargiya is considered a possible contender, while Rakesh Singh is also a possible candidate for the post of minister from Madhya Pradesh.
What does the Bengal equation say?
Elections in Bengal have ended a few days back. The BJP did not win this election, but after the hard work of the leaders and workers in Bengal, it became very strong. In such a situation, Bengal MPs can also get a place in the Modi cabinet expansion. Talking about the potential, two names are at the forefront of this race. Shantanu Thakur is a BJP MP from Bangaon Lok Sabha constituency and belongs to the Matua community. He is considered to have a great influence on the Matua community. Apart from this, Nishith Pramanik was behind the success of BJP in Bengal elections, especially in North Bengal, for which he can get reward.