Omprakash Dhurve, Rustam Singh, Jaibhan Singh Pawaiyya and Ms. Archana Chitnis were administered the oath as Cabinet Ministers and Harsh Singh, Sanjay Pathak, Ms Lalita Yadav, Vishwas Sarang and Surya Prakash Meena have been inducted as Ministers of State.
The Newly appointed Minister took oath in Hindi in the name of God. State Chief Secretary Anthony de Sa conducted the proceedings.
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, other members of the state cabinet, senior office-bearers of ruling BJP, MLAs, Chairpersons of corporations-boards, senior administrative and police officers and journalists were present on the occasion.
Earlier the Governor accepted the resignations of Home Minister Babulal Gaur and PWD Minister Sartaj Singh from the state cabinet. The resignations of both these Ministers along with his recommendation were sent by Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan to the Governor.