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Modi 2.0 Cabinet: Ravi Shankar Prasad, the originator of Lalu's fodder woes

Ravi Shankar Prasad was the Minister of Electronics and Information Technology in the first Narendra Modi government

Ravi Shankar Prasad
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Ravi Shankar Prasad. Photo: PTI

BS Web Team New Delhi
Ravi Shankar Prasad was on Thursday administered the oath of office by President Ram Nath Kovind at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.
 
Ravi Shankar Prasad was the Minister of Electronics and Information Technology throughout the first Narendra Modi government. He has also held the Minister of Law and Justice since July 5, 2016. He was the Minister of Communications from May 26, 2014, to July 5, 2016.

Prasad joined the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad, the students’ wing of the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh, in 1969. He went underground when Indira Gandhi declared an Emergency in 1975. A long-time Bharatiya Janata

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First Published: May 30 2019 | 7:54 PM IST

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