Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday allocated portfolios to his cabinet colleagues keeping over three dozen departments including the Home Ministry with himself.
The chief minister also kept the Information, Housing and Urban planning, Food and Civil Supplies, Mining, Personnel, Institutional Finance, Estate and several other departments according to the the list released by Governor Ram Naik.
Here's the list:
Deputy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya: Public Works Department (PWD), Food Processing, Entertainment Tax and Public Enterprises Department.
Deputy CM, Dinesh Sharma: Higher and Secondary Education, Science and Technology, Electronics and IT
Rajesh Agarwal: Finance
Sidhharth Nath Singh: Medical and Health department.
Surya Pratap Shahi:Agriculture and Agriculture Research
Suresh Kumar Khanna: Urban Development, Parliamentary Affairs
Swami Prasad Maurya: Labour, Urban Employment and Poverty Alleviation
Satish Mahana: Industrial Development
Rita Bahuguna Joshi: Women and Family Welfare, Women and Child Development and Tourism
Dara Singh Chauhan: Forest and Environment, Zoological Gardens
SP Singh Baghel: Fisheries, Minor Irrigation and Animal Husbandry
Satyadev Pachauri: Khadi Gramodyog, Silk and Export Promotion.
Ramapati Shastri:SC/ST Welfare
Jai Prakash Singh:Excise
Om Prakash Rajbhar:Backward Castes and Handicap Welfare
Brijesh Pathak: Law and Justice, Political Pension, Renewable Energy
Lakshmi Narain Chowdhury: Milk Development, Religious Endowment Culture, Minority Welfare
Chetan Chauhan: Sports and Youth Welfare
Srikant Sharma: Power
Rajendra Pratap Singh: Rural Engineering Department
Mukut Bihari Verma: Cooperative
Ashutosh Tondon: Technical and Medical Education
Nand Gopal Gupta Nandi: Stamp and Court Fees, Registration and Civil Aviation
Ministers of State (Independent charge)
Anupma Jaiswal:Basic Education, Child Development and Nutrition, Finance, Revenue, Suresh Rana: Cane Development, Sugar Mills and Industrial Development
Upendra Tiwari:Environment, Water Supply, Land Development and Water Resources and Forest
Mahendra Kumar Singh:Rural Development, Medical and Health (MoS)
Swatantra Dev Singh: Transport, Protocol and Power
Bhupendra Singh Chowdhury: Panchyati Raj, PWD
Dharam Singh Saini:Ayush, Rehabilitation
Anil Rajbhar: Armymen Welfare, Homeguards, Food Processing, Civil Defence
Swati Singh: NRI Department, Flood Control, Agriculture Export, Marketing, Women and Family welfare and Mother and Child Development
The lone Muslim face in the Yogi's councli of minister Mohsin Raza (Minister of state) was given Science and Technology, Electronics, IT, Muslim Waqf and Haj minsiteries.
The Adityanath government has 25 cabinet ministers, nine ministers of state (independent charge) and 13 ministers of state.