Shri Virbhadra Singh, Chief Minister has retained with him Finance, General Administration, Home, Planning, Personnel and all other departments which have not been allotted to any other Minister.
Smt Vidya Stokes has been allocated Irrigation & Public Health, Horticulture and Information Technology Departments whereas Shri Kaul Singh Thakur has been entrusted with Heath & Family Welfare, Revenue and Law & Legal Remembrance’s Departments. Shri G.S. Bali will look after Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, Transport, Technical Education and Vocational & Industrial Training Departments.
Shri Sujan Singh Pathania has been allocated Multipurpose Projects and Power (MPP), Non-Conventional Energy Sources and Agriculture, Shri Thakur Singh Bharmouri with Forests and Fisheries, Shri Mukesh Agnihotri with Industries, Labour and Employment, Parliamentary Affairs and Information and Public Relations Department, Shri Sudhir Sharma has been allocated Urban Development, Housing and Town & Country Planning. Shri Prakash Chaudhary has been assigned the Excise & Taxation and Printing & Stationary Department while Shri Dhani Ram Shandil has been given Social Justice and Empowerment and Sainik Welfare Departments.
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