Modi 2.0 Cabinet: Kiren Rijiju and Rameswar Teli inducted as ministers in from Northeast
Updated : May 30, 2019 11:19 PM IST
Kiren Rijiju has been elevated as Minister of State (Independent Charge), while the new face Rameswar Teli has been inducted as a Minister of State.
Kiren Rijiju successfully retained his Arunachal West seat in the 17th Lok Sabha elections defeating Congress candidate and two-time former Chief Minister Nabam Tuki
Rameswar Teli, 48, a two-time MP, retained his Dibrugarh seat in eastern Assam defeating Congress veteran and former Union Minister Paban Singh Ghatowar.