Chief Minister of Province 1 Sherdhan Rai administering oath to newly appointed state ministers on Sunday afternoon. Photo: Chuman Basnet
BIRATNAGAR, Jan 19: Chief Minister of Province 1 Sher Dhan Rai expanded his cabinet on Sunday by inducting four new state ministers.
The new faces in the cabinet are Ambir Gurung as Physical Infrastructure State Minister; Ram Bahadur Rana as the State Minister for Land Management, Agriculture and Cooperatives; Jasmaya Gajmer as the Social Development State Minister and Vijaya Kumar Bishwas as the State Minister for Industry, Tourism, Forest and Environment.
Of them, Gurung was elected from Okhaldhunga, Rana Magar from Ilam, Gajmer from Jhapa and Bishwas was a provincial assembly member from Morang.
Amid a function today afternoon, CM Rai administered oath and secrecy to them in Biratnagar.