Manipur Politics: 3 more ministers dropped from BJP led coalition

Manipur Politics: 3 more ministers dropped from BJP led coalition

Imphal, September 24 3:00 PM: Chief Minister N Biren Singh has sacked three more Cabinet Ministers from the BJP led coalition government .This is to accommodate new faces in cabinet reshuffle.

Earlier in the day, Manipur Governer had given accent to the Chief Minister’s proposal to drop three cabinet ministers from BJP.

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The lone Lok Janshakti Party MLA and cabinet minister Karam Shyam has been dropped from council of ministers.

According to sources, 2 more ministers from NPP has also been dropped while exact names are not clear. Earlier NPP had threatened to pull its support from BJP led coalition. Chief Minister had asked NPP leadership to provide 2 names who will be dropped from the council of ministers.

The swearing in ceremony is expected to happen at 4.30 PM at Raj Bhavan. According to the Raj Bhavan sources, only 4 names to be dropped from the existing council of ministers are confirmed. NPP names hasn’t been reached yet.

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