11 new ministers in Naveen Patnaik’s cabinet


Bhubaneswar: As many as 11 ministers would be inducted in Naveen Patnaik’s cabinet on Sunday.

The sworn in ceremony would be held at the Raj Bhawan here.

BJD lawmakers Surya Narayan Patro, Niranjan Pujari, Maheswar Mohanty, Bijay Nayak, Pratap Jena, Sushanta Singh, Sashibhusan Behera, Prafulla Samal, Nrusingha Charan Sahu, Chandrasarathi Behera and Ananta Das would be inducted in the council of ministers, said sources.

Earlier, 10 ministers tendered their resignation to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.