Chandigarh, July 3
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is predicted to broaden its ministry in Punjab on Monday. At least 5 ministers, together with one lady, are anticipated to be inducted within the Bhagwant Mann ministry, taking its whole energy to 16.
According to sources, the state authorities has despatched a letter to Punjab Governor Banwari Lal Purohit searching for time for the oath-taking ceremony on Monday night.
The expansion was reportedly mentioned at a gathering held between CM Bhagwant Mann and AAP nationwide convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in Delhi on Friday.
Sources say that within the three-hour assembly, the names of those that are to be inducted within the Cabinet have been mentioned. Rajya Sabha MP Raghav Chadha additionally reportedly attended the assembly.
The Tribune has learnt that of the 5 ministers to be inducted, no less than one will probably be a girl and two are likely to be chosen from among the many second-time get together MLAs.
It could also be talked about that there are 9 ministers within the Cabinet now, moreover the Chief Minister. One minister — Dr Vijay Singla — was ousted on corruption costs. As a consequence, eight posts within the Cabinet are mendacity vacant. All posts is probably not crammed instantly, say the get together sources.