Politics Narendra Modi government 2.0: Amit Shah, Jaishankar and Rita Bahuguna Joshi among debutants Updated : May 30, 2019 09:24 PM IST Jaishankar has served in various capacities in the external affairs ministry and as envoy to the US and China. Rita Bahuguna Joshi who won the Lok Sabha elections from Allahabad joined the BJP in 2016 after quitting Congress. 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.