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Prez administers oath to newly appointed ministers



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By TRN Online, Kathmandu, June 10: President Bidya Devi Bhandari administered the oath of office and secrecy to the newly appointed ministers.

Earlier today, President Bhandari in recommendaiton of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli had reshuffled the existing cabinet by adding seven ministers and a state minister. Now, there are 25 members in the Council of Ministers.

Prior to this, Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli had expanded the cabinet on June 4.

Today, the oath of office and secrecy was administered to Home Minister Khag Raj Adhikari, Minister for Industry, Commerce and Supplies Raj Kishore Yadav, Communication Minister Nainkala Thapa, Agriculture Minister Jwala Kumari Singh, Minister for Forest and Environment Naradmuni Rana, Minister for Federal Affairs and General Administration Ganesh Kumar Pahadi, Minister without portfolio Mohan Baniya and  State Minister of Forest Aasha Kumari BK.