President Pranab Mukherjee accepted resignation of Najma Heptulla and GM Siddeshwara


New Delhi: A few days before Prime Minister Narendra Modi endorse an enormous Cabinet reshuffle. At present there have been a little more alter in the list of ministers in the council. The major surrounded by them is Najma Heptulla resigning as the minority affairs minister, and Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi being specified independent charge of the portfolio. According to an executive statement from the President's Secretariat, President Pranab Mukherjee had accepted the resignation of Najma and Karnataka-based Lok Sabha member GM Siddeshwara. In fact, both ministers were predictable to go, but for diverse reasons. The report also conveyed that, singer-turned-politician Babul Supriyo had been changed as the Minister of State (MoS) from the ministries of Urban Development, as well as Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, and reselected MoS at the Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises.

 All of these modify is politically significant. With Heptulla resignation, there is one less ministers in the cabinet who is more than 75 years of age, a number that has also approach into engage in recreation in the party fold, and resulted in veterans similar to LK Advani and MM Joshi being demote from the circles of power and their political ambitions smashed. Fascinatingly, Kalraj Mishra, who carry on as the minister for Medium and Small Scale Enterprises, is also additional than 75 years old. Though, he not being detached from the post could be chalked to Modi's and the BJP's calculations for the future Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, from where Mishra hails. Alike computation could be credited to the elevation of Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi as the minorities affairs minister, as he too is an MP from UP. For now, Davangere MP GM Siddeshwara's resignation as MoS for grave industries and community enterprises, a post Supriyo has crammed was to have loved throughout the original reshuffle, but he is supposed to have commanded the powers to let him delay it in light of a purpose in his constituency.