Shivraj Cabinet will be expanded on July 2
Bhopal: Anandiben Patel, who took oath as Madhya Pradesh Governor on Wednesday 1 July will administer the oath of office and secrecy to the new Ministers who will be inducted in the Shivraj Singh Chouhan led State Council of Ministers on Thursday.
Ms. Patel was administered the oath as Madhya Pradesh Governor by Chief Justice of Madhya Pradesh High Court Ajay Kumar Mittal at a brief yet dignified ceremony at the Raj Bhavan in the State capital. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, former CM Kamal Nath and top bureaucrats were present. The programme was conducted by Chief Secretary Iqbal Singh Bains.
Uttar Pradesh Governor Patel has been given additional charge of Madhya Pradesh as Lalji Tandon is indisposed and hospitalised in Lucknow.