Rajasthan Cabinet Reshuffle Highlights: Twelve new faces, including five Sachin Pilot loyalists, were inducted in the Ashok Gehlot-led Rajasthan Cabinet on Sunday. The major reshuffle came in Congress’ bid to strike a fine balancing act amid the long-prevailing standoff between Sachin Pilot and chief minister Ashok Gehlot.
Among the new ministers to take oath as cabinet ministers are Hemaram Chaudhary, Mahendrajit Singh Malviya, Ramlal Jat, Mahesh Joshi, Vishvendra Singh, Ramesh Meena, Mamta Bhupesh Bhairwa, Bhajanlal Jatav, Tikaram Juli, Govind Ram Meghwal and Shakuntala Rawat. Those who will take oath as the new ministers of state on Sunday are Zahida, Brijendra Singh Ola, Rajendra Durha and Muralilal Meena. Among those from the Sachin Pilot camp who have been included in the ministry are Vishvendra Singh, Ramesh Meena and Hemaram Chaudhary as cabinet ministers, besides Brijendra Ola and Murari Meena as ministers of state.