Smriti Irani takes additional charge of I&B ministry after Venkaiah Naidu's resignation

Smriti Irani takes additional charge of I&B ministry after Venkaiah Naidu's resignation

Smriti Irani takes additional charge of I&B ministry after Venkaiah Naidu's resignation

Smriti Irani, Minister for Textiles, will hold an additional charge of the important Information and Broadcasting Ministry, the government has announced.

Ms. Irani, who is now the Minister of Textiles will additionaly hold the portfolio of Information and Technology.

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Irani and Tomar have been given charge of the ministries held by M Venkaiah Naidu, who was on Monday named the vice-presidential candidate of the BJP-led ruling National Democratic Alliance.

Naidu will file his nomination paper on Tuesday. In a Cabinet reshuffle in 2016, both the Union Ministers lost their portfolios.

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The Prime Minister has given the additional charge of the Urban Development Ministry to Narendra Singh Tomar.

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