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Savitri Jindal inducted in Haryana govt as cabinet minister

This is the second time she will be serving as a minister from Haryana cabinet

Mansi Taneja  |  New Delhi 

Savitri Jindal, the Chairperson Emeritus of the OP Jindal Group, was today inducted as in the government.

She took the oath as minister from the Governor of Jagannath Pahadia in the presence of the state Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda and other ministers of the cabinet.

This will be the second time she will serve as a minister in the Haryana Cabinet. In the previous cabinet, she had served as the Minister of State for Revenue and Disaster Management, Consolidation, Rehabilitation and Housing and also the Minster of State for Urban Local Bodies and Housing.

She was elected for the second time as MLA from Hissar in 2009. She had been elected for the first time in 2005.

She is the wife of Jindal Group founder - O P Jindal.

First Published: Tue, October 29 2013. 16:01 IST