Union Cabinet reshuffle on July 8? Here is the list of who could be ministerial probables
Political leaders, who may find a spot in the Council of Ministers, are making a beeline for New Delhi.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi may reshuffle his Union Cabinet on July 8, media reports said on Tuesday.
While the current strength of the Union Council of Ministers is 53, around 27 more ministers can be inducted.
Ahead of the cabinet reshuffle, hectic political activity is underway in the national capital.
Political leaders, who may find a spot in the Council of Ministers, are making a beeline for Delhi. Some have already reached, and are expected to meet the BJP top brass later in the day.
Here's a look at the names that are doing the rounds:
Jyotiraditya Scindia, Rajya Sabha MP
Anupriya Patel, Lok Sabha MP from Mirzapur
Sarbananda Sonwal, Former Assam chief minister
Pashupati Nath Paras, LJP Member of Parliament from Hajipur
RCP Singh and Lallan Singh, Janata Dal-United leaders
Narayan Rane, Former Maharashtra CM and Rajya Sabha MP
Tirath Singh Rawat, Lok Sabha MP from Garhwal
Sushil Modi, Former Bihar Deputy CM and Rajya Sabha MP
Jamyang Tsering Namgyal, Lok Sabha MP from Ladakh
Zafar Islam, BJP spokesperson and Rajya Sabha MP
Heena Gavit, Lok Sabha MP from Nandurbar
Locket Chatterjee, Lok Sabha MP from Hooghly
Dilip Ghosh, Lok Sabha MP from Medinipur
Meenakshi Lekhi, Lok Sabha MP from New Delhi
Manoj Tiwari, Lok Sabha MP from North East Delhi