Politics Karnataka CM Yeddyurappa inducts 17 MLAs in first cabinet expansion, Jolle Shashikala Annasaheb lone woman minister Updated : August 20, 2019 11:16 PM IST Karnataka's over three-week-old BJP ministry was expanded on Tuesday with the induction of 17 legislators. Jollie is the lone woman in the 18-member ministry, including the Chief Minister. Here is a brief profile of each of the newly appointed ministers of the Karnataka government. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.