Number of Ministers of State in Narendra Modi government up again

Mon, Sep 04 2017, 11:40 AM

Following Sunday’s elevation of four minsters to cabinet rank and the induction of 9 new ministers, this is the largest council of ministers assembled by Narendra Modi government. Over its three years and three council revamps, the number of ‘ministers of state’ and number of ministers with more than one portfolio has increased consistently.