Nitish Kumar keeps home dept, BJP’s Tarkishore Prasad gets finance ministry in Bihar portfolio distribution

WHAT?

Apart from the chief ministership, Nitish Kumar will be handling the home department, general administration, vigilance department, and all other portfolios that are yet to be distributed.

HOW?

Veteran BJP leader Tarkishore Prasad, who is one of the two Deputy Chief Ministers in the Nitish Kumar-led Bihar government, will also be handling the finance ministry, commercial taxes department, environment and forest department, information technology department, disaster management, and urban development departments.

BJP MLA Renu Devi, who is the second Deputy Chief Minister along with Tarkishore, will be handling the Panchayati Raj ministry, backward caste upliftment, and EBC welfare department and industry ministry.

Key alliance partner and HAM leader Santosh Manjhi has been given the minor irrigation department and also a charge of SC/ST welfare. VIP chief Mukesh Sahni, who played another key role in bringing the NDA to power, has been handed the animal husbandry and fisheries department.

Veteran BJP leader Tarkishore Prasad, who is one of the two Deputy Chief Ministers in the Nitish Kumar-led Bihar government, will also be handling the finance ministry, commercial taxes department, environment and forest department, information technology department, disaster management, and urban development departments.

Key alliance partner and HAM leader Santosh Manjhi has been given the minor irrigation department and also the charge of SC/ST welfare. VIP chief Mukesh Sahni, who played another key role in bringing the NDA to power, has been handed the animal husbandry and fisheries department.