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India – Modi shuffles his cabinet amid India’s COVID-19 disaster (East Asia Forum)

Mahendra Ved, Commonwealth Journalists Association

On 7 July 2021, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi reshuffled his Cabinet for the first time since his re-election over two years ago. It was overdue, as some ministers had passed away and some had quit. The overburdened incumbents were taking on more responsibilities of India’s federal government than normal. After 12 ministers were eliminated and 36 new faces inducted, the Cabinet now stands at 78 members.

Modi shuffles his cabinet amid India’s COVID-19 disaster | East Asia Forum