Modi 2.0 breaks new ground, ushers in Jal Shakti ministry
Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Member of Parliament from Jodhpur, has been allocated the portfolio
During his election campaign, PM Narendra Modi had promised to the people that access to safe drinking water would be a prime initiative of the NDA government in its second term
New Delhi: Taking forward the promise made during the 2019 general elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi introduced a new ministry, Jal Shakti, in the portfolio allocation announced on Friday. The portfolio was allocated to Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Member of Parliament from Jodhpur, who defeated son of Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot.