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Gadkari gets Uma Bharti 's Water Resources, Ganga Rejuvenation portfolios

Uma Bharti, who had these portfolios, has now been given charge of Drinking Water and Sanitation

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Nitin Gadkari
Nitin Gadkari

Road Transport and Highways Minister was on Sunday also allocated portfolios of Water Resources, River Development and

Uma Bharti, who had these portfolios, has now been given charge of which was held by Narendra Singh Tomar.

Tomar, who retains his other portfolios of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, has also been given Mines, which was earlier with Piyush Goyal, now the new Railways Minister.

Harsh Vardhan, who was given charge of Environment Ministry after death of Anil Madhav Dave earlier this year, retains the portfolio, while Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, who held Minority Affairs as Minister of State (Independent Charge), has been elevated to cabinet status with the same responsibility.

First Published: Sun, September 03 2017. 16:35 IST
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